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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Westaway House (Miami, RM of Thompson)

This concrete-block residence in Miami, in the Rural Municipality of Thompson, was built in 1909 by local carpenter Thomas Whitely for pharmacist Mark Westaway. It was later owned by the Charles Needham family.

Westaway House

Westaway House (October 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.37210, W98.24082
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Mark Westaway (1868-1942)

MHS Resources: Manitoba Bricks and Blocks


The Hills of Home: A History of the Municipality of Thompson by the Miami History Committee, 1967, page 352.

This page was prepared by George Penner.

Page revised: 15 May 2021

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