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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Benard House (40 East Gate, Winnipeg)

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This two-storey brick structure on East Gate in the Armstrong’s Point area of Winnipeg was designed by local architect George William Northwood and constructed in 1912 for Aime Benard.





Aime Benard (1873-1938)


Halfdar Rudolf Soot (1859-1918)


William Herriot (1862-1943)


Jane Margaret Thomas Herriot (1877-1966)


John Danylchuk - converted to rental triplex


Dr. M. J. Stolar - converted to rental duplex


Myrtle Gooch


F. L. Ernest




Les Soeurs de Misericorde de Winnipeg


Robert and Myrna Ferguson


M. Katz


Leo Drory and Donna Hicks


Gary Goodwin and Teresa Cavert

Photos & Coordinates

Benard House

Benard House (January 2018)
Source: George Penner

Benard House

Benard House (December 2020)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87791, W97.15625
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: George William Northwood (1876-1959)

Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Armstrong’s Point by Patricia Thomson

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Benard House (454 Edmonton Street, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Benard House (25 Middle Gate, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Benard House (45 Middle Gate, Winnipeg)


Armstrong's Point: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corporation, 2009.

This page was prepared by George Penner, Rose Kuzina, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 August 2022

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