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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Laughlin Block (650 Broadway, Cartwright, Municipality of Cartwright-Roblin)

In 1903, this two-storey brick building in Cartwright was built by banker Andrew Laughlin. Through the years, its main floor has housed a bank, lawyer’s office, Canadian customs office, municipal office, hardware store, and restaurant. The second floor, now closed, was used as a meeting hall by Odd Fellows and Rebekahs.

Laughlin Block

Laughlin Block (August 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.09542, W99.34073
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Andrew Laughlin (1844-1916)


This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 August 2019

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