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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Arden Post Office (Arden, Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)

A distinctive one-storey building at Arden in the Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne was, at the time of a 2012 site visit, home to the local post office. It was constructed of locally-cast concrete blocks in the early 20th century, probably by the Arden Cement Block and Building Company established in 1904 by municipal official Maurice Boughton and others. By 2020, the post office had moved to the nearby municipal office and this building was standing empty.

Arden Post Office

Arden Post Office (July 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.27663, W99.26978
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lansdowne Municipal Office (Arden, Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)

MHS Resources: Manitoba Bricks and Blocks

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 February 2021

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