Historic Sites of Manitoba: Kirkland House (73 Kingsway, Winnipeg)

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This two-storey brick building in the Crescentwood area of Winnipeg was built in 1906 for Harry S. Kirkland.

Occupants/Owners

Period

Occupant/Owner

1906-?

Harry S. Kirkland

?-1910

John James “Jack” Borebank (1870-1912)

1915

J. S. Turner

1920

M. M. Nesbitt

1925-1930

John S. Turner

1940

Dr. A. R. Winram

1943-1970

Frederick Gerard Allison (1904-1989)

1980

William W. Notz

1990

Kenneth L. Pinch

Photos & Coordinates

Kirkland House

Kirkland House (May 2018)
Source: George Penner

Kirkland House

Kirkland House (January 2021)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87441, W97.16403
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: John James “Jack” Borebank (1870-1912)

Historical Tour: Crescentwood, Winnipeg’s Best Residential District by Rosemary Malaher
Manitoba History, Number 24, Autumn 1992

Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Crescentwood (Winnipeg)

Sources:

Crescentwood: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, The Crescentwood Home Owners Association, 1993.

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

We thank Rosemary Norrie for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 4 May 2023

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