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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Trevere Apartments (300 Furby Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick block on Furby Street in Winnipeg, measuring 74 feet by 121 feet, was designed and built in 1926 by brothers Hannes Pétursson, Olafur Pétursson, and Rögnvaldur Pétursson at a cost of about $100,000. The building contained 36 apartments in its original configuration.

Trevere Apartments

Trevere Apartments (November 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88768, W97.15789
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Hannes Pétursson (1881-1961)

Memorable Manitobans: Olafur Pétursson (1879-1952)

Memorable Manitobans: Rögnvaldur Pétursson (1877-1940)

Sources:

City of Winnipeg Building Permit 436/1926, City of Winnipeg Archives.

“Early Icelandic builders in Winnipeg” by S. Aleck Thorarinson, Logberg-Heimskringla, 30 March 1967, page 7.

Find a Postal Code, CanadaPost.

Preparation of this page was supported, in part, by the Gail Parvin Hammerquist Fund of the City of Winnipeg.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer, Gordon Goldsborough, and George Penner.

Page revised: 27 March 2022

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