MHS Archives: History in Selkirk Street Names

Some street names in the City of Selkirk commemorate historical events and personalities. There are corresponding lists for the Brandon, Portage la Prairie, and Winnipeg.

Street name



Britannia Avenue



Clandeboye Avenue



Colcleugh Avenue

Named for pharmacist James Colcleugh


Dufferin Avenue



Eaton Avenue



Eveline Street



Manitoba Avenue



McLean Avenue



Morris Avenue

Named for Lieutenant Governor Alexander Morris


Robinson Avenue

Named for businessman William Robinson


Rosser Avenue

Named for railway engineer Thomas Lafayette Rosser


Queen Avenue



Schultz Avenue

Named for politician John Christian Schultz


Superior Avenue



Vaughan Avenue

Named for surveyor Amos Hawley Vaughan



This page was prepared by Rob Sarginson and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 August 2023