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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Minnewaska Court / Chateau Apartments (74 Spence Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey apartment block in the West Broadway area of Winnipeg was designed by local architect William Bruce and built in 1910 by the Baldry Construction Company. Initially known as the Minnewaska Court, it was renamed the Chateau Apartments around 1937.

Minnewaska Court / Chateau Apartments

Minnewaska Court / Chateau Apartments (May 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88250, W97.15468
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: William Bruce (1852-?)


“A model apartment block,” Manitoba Free Press, 28 March 1910, page 8.

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

Minnewaska Court (Chateau Apartments), 74 Spence Street by Murray Peterson, Peterson Projects, December 2009.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 March 2020

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