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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Malcolm Block (209-213 Main Street North, Dauphin)

This three-storey brick building along Main Street in Dauphin was constructed in 1906 by local farmer and businessman Andrew Malcolm (1842-1920) and his son Thomas Malcolm. A fire in January 1913 destroyed much of the building’s interior, with the facade of only the top two floors surviving.

Malcolm Block

Malcolm Block (May 2014)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.15080, W100.04875
denoted by symbol on the map above


1911 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

“Passing of a pioneer,” Gladstone Age, 12 February 1920, page 1.

Dauphin: A Historical Walking Tour, City of Dauphin.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 December 2020

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