This two-storey residence in the Armstrong’s Point area of Winnipeg was constructed in 1882 by Montreal merchant William Ramsay as a speculative project. He rented it for several years until he ran into financial difficulty. In 1894, the house was bought by Daniel J. McIntyre and, three years later, he added plumbing and expanded it with a wing on its south side designed by J. H. G. Russell. The screened porch was added in 1994.
Memorable Manitobans: Daniel J. McIntyre (1852-1946)
Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Armstrong’s Point by Patricia Thomson
Armstrong's Point: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corporation, 2009.
Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.
This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 3 January 2020
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