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Memorable Manitobans: Charles Osborn Wickenden (1851-1934)

Architect.

Born in England in January 1851, he worked as an architect around Manitoba during the early 1880s then moved to Vancouver, British Columbia in 1889. He died there on 7 December 1934.

Some of his architectural work in Manitoba included:

Building

Location

Year

Status

Winnipeg Court House

140 Kennedy Street, Winnipeg

1882-1883

 

Brandon Gaol and Court House

525 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon

1883

 

Neepawa Court House

282 Hamilton Street, Neepawa

1884

 

Rowand Block

210 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1886

Demolished (1974)

Sources:

1911 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Death registration, British Columbia Vital Statistics.

Biographical Dictionary of Architects in Canada, 1800-1950

Winnipeg Buildings Index, University of Manitoba

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 April 2015

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