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Historic Sites
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ritzer House (RM of North Norfolk)

This impressive two-storey house in the Rural Municipality of North Norfolk was built in 1906 using hand-cast concrete blocks, possibly made by local farmer Frank Thomson.

Ritzer House

Ritzer House (June 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.94515, W98.85070
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Franklin Arthur Thomson (1869-1951)

MHS Resources: Manitoba Bricks and Blocks


This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Neil Christoffersen.

Page revised: 31 October 2015

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