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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lanark Apartments (693 Maryland Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick apartment block on Maryland Street in Winnipeg was designed by local architect Edgar Prain and constructed in 1912 by builder J. Johnson at a cost of $30,000. The 112 by 30 foot building contained 14 apartments.

Lanark Apartments

Lanark Apartments (January 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.89957, W97.15950
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Edgar Prain (1881-1958)

Sources:

Apartment House Architecture in Winnipeg to 1915 by David Spector, December 1980.

Biographical Dictionary of Architects in Canada, 1800-1950 by Robert G. Hill, Toronto.

Preparation of this page was supported, in part, by the Gail Parvin Hammerquist Fund of the City of Winnipeg.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 4 April 2021

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