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Manitoba History No. 89
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No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Elva Fletcher Way (Osborne Street, Winnipeg)

City of Winnipeg and Province of Manitoba plaques, both dedicated 19 August 1990, commemorate the official opening of Elva Fletcher Way, a park located at the northwest corner of Osborne Street and Jubilee Avenue. The plaques are located on a long low retaining wall in the park. Elva Fletcher was a long-time resident and volunteer in the area.

An enclosure in the park mimics an old streetcar. Beside it is a set of three interpretive plaques describing the development of River Park, a large recreational facility, and the neighbourhood in which it was located.

Elva Fletcher Way (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.86017, W97.13057
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: River Park (Winnipeg)

Sources:

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 August 2012

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