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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Westholme Apartments (729 Wellington Avenue, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick and stone apartment block on Wellington Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by local architect Edgar Prain and was constructed in 1913 by firm of Daykin Scott at a cost of $40,000. The 89 by 50 foot building contained 22 apartments.

Westholme Apartments

Westholme Apartments (November 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.90027, W97.16454
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Edgar Prain (1881-1958)

Sources:

Apartment House Architecture in Winnipeg to 1915 by David Spector, December 1980.

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 13 April 2021

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