This two-storey brick structure in the Armstrong’s Point area of Winnipeg was designed by local architect Walter Chesterton and constructed in 1896 for William J. Tupper. The building was duplexed in 1949 by Fred May and, at that time, acquired a second address, 155 East Gate.
Memorable Manitobans: William Johnston Tupper (1862-1947)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Tupper House (147 West Gate, Winnipeg)
Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Armstrong’s Point by Patricia Thomson
We thank Pat Thomson for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by George Penner.
Page revised: 1 November 2019
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