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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Curran Block (629-631 Rosser Avenue, Brandon)

This three-storey brick building in Brandon was constructed around 1911 for hardware merchant Joseph B. Curran. On the main floor was commercial space, with residential apartments on the upper two floors.

Curran Block

Curran Block (May 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.84860, W99.94674
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Joseph Benson Curran (1855-1935)

Sources:

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

“Joseph B. Curran died on Monday,” Brandon Sun, 16 July 1935, page 11.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 August 2019

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