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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Union Bank Building / Birdtail Country Museum (738 Main Street, Birtle, Municipality of Prairie View)

This building in Birtle, in the Municipality of Prairie View, now a community museum, began life as a branch of the Union Bank of Canada. Taken over by the Royal Bank of Canada in 1925, it served the financial needs of the community until 1969. It is now a municipally-designated historic site (1990).

Birdtail Country Museum

Birdtail Country Museum (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.42207, W101.04746
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Manitoba Business: Union Bank of Canada

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Birtle Union Bank Building, 738 Main Street, Birtle, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 21 January 2022

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