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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Altamont United Church (Altamont, Municipality of Lorne)

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Clerics | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

In 1903, Methodists in Altamont bought the new, unused Mussellboro School and moved the building into town to be used as their church. After the Anglican church was closed down, the building was shared with the Anglican Parish, and also used as a library. At the time of a mid-2018 site visit, the church was closing and no decision had been been made about the building.

Clerics

Period

Cleric

?-?

Rev. J. D. Gregg

?-?

Rev. G. A. P. Austin

?-?

Rev. B. M. Thackery

?-?

Rev. H. B. Johnson

?-?

Rev. N. R. Kelly

?-?

Rev. Basil King

?-?

Rev. Matthews

?-?

R. C. Miles

?-?

T. Ferguson

?-?

R. Graham

?-?

Rev. J. T. Fargey

?-?

Rev. E. Bennett

?-?

Rev. R. Fletcher

Photos & Coordinates

Altamont United Church

Altamont United Church (July 2018)
Source: George Penner

Interior of Altamont United Church

Interior of Altamont United Church (July 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.39986, W98.49679
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Mussellboro School No. 115 (Municipality of Lorne)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Barnabas Anglican Church (Altamont, Municipality of Lorne)

Sources:

Memories of Lorne: A History of the Municipality of Lorne by Yvette Brandt, 1980, page 281.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 November 2019

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