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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. George’s Anglican Church (168 Wilton Street, Winnipeg)

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This modernist Anglican Church on Wilton Street in Winnipeg was designed by architects G. Leslie Russell and David F. Thordarson for the firm of Green Blankstein Russell and Associates, and built between 1957 and 1958. It features a 132-foot bell tower and a large stained glass window by Leo Mol.

Rectors

Period

Rector

1969-?

Arthur Newey Thompson (1929-2004)

Photos & Coordinates

St. George’s Anglican Church

St. George’s Anglican Church (November 2017)
Source: George Penner

Interior of St. George’s Anglican Church

Interior of St. George’s Anglican Church (November 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.86801, W97.16990
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. George’s Anglican Church (Isabel Street, Winnipeg)

Memorable Manitobans: Cecil Clarence Richards (1907-1982)

Manitoba Business: Green Blankstein Russell and Associates

Sources:

About Us, St. George’s Anglican Church.

We thank Robert Thomas for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 December 2021

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