Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 141 years


Historic Sites of Manitoba: Arden Concrete House (Arden, Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)

This two-storey concrete-block residence in Arden, in the Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne, was built in 1905, probably by the Arden Cement Block and Building Company established in 1904 by municipal official Maurice Boughton and others.

Postcard view of Arden’s main street with the concrete-block house at right

Postcard view of Arden’s main street with the concrete-block house at right (no date)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough, 2013-0037

Arden Concrete House

Arden Concrete House (July 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Arden Concrete House

Arden Concrete House (March 2014)
Source: Cam Timlick

Arden Concrete House

Arden Concrete House (Summer 2015)
Source: Cam Timlick

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.27537, W99.26921
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

MHS Resources: Manitoba Bricks and Blocks

Sources:

We thank Tracey Winthrop-Meyers and Cam Timlick for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 November 2019

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.


Search Tips | Suggest a Site | FAQ | Acknowledgements

Send inquiries to the MHS Webmaster.

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2020 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.