Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 143 years


Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba City (Municipality of Pembina)

This ghost town, located immediately north of Manitou, in the Municipality of Pembina, was doomed when the Canadian Pacific Railway passed just south of it, through newly surveyed Manitou. Most of the buildings were moved to Manitou although it is said that some remained as recently as the 1960s.

Manitoba City

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.24765, W98.53330
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Manitou Memories by Thomas Turnbull
MHS Transactions, Series 3, 1956-57 Season

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba City School Houses (215-219 Fuller Avenue, Manitou)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 February 2021

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.


Send corrections and additions to this page
to the MHS Webmaster at webmaster@mhs.mb.ca.

Search Tips | Suggest an Historic Site | FAQ

Help us keep
history alive!

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations

© 1998-2022 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.