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Manitoba Communities: Rorketon (Unincorporated Village, RM of Lakeshore)

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This community in the Rural Municipality of Lakeshore was named for early settler G. A. Rorke.

Photos & Coordinates

Waldersee 1928

Main street in Rorketon (circa 1973) by Henry Smadella
Source: Kid Remington

Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Rorketon.

Sources:

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

We thank Kid Remington for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 November 2019

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