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Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Belgian Sacred Heart Cemetery (501 Plinguet Street, Winnipeg)

This cemetery, which once contained the Grotto of St. Boniface, an exact replicate of the one at Lourdes (France), was formerly associated with a Belgian church.

Belgian Sacred Heart Cemetery

The Grotto of St. Boniface, an exact replica of the one at Lourdes, France, once stood in the cemetery (no date)
Source: Georges Beaudry

Belgian Sacred Heart Cemetery

Belgian Sacred Heart Cemetery (February 2017)
Source: Christine Loff

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89256, W97.10523
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Belgian Sacred Heart Church (501 Plinguet Street, Winnipeg)


A list of burials in this cemetery is available from the Manitoba Genealogical Society, including a searchable online database available to members at the MGS Manitoba Name Index (MANI). Some additional information is contained in the 1996 MGS publication Carved in Stone: Manitoba Cemeteries and Burial Sites, revised edition, Special Projects Publication, 106 pages.

This page was prepared by Neil Pryce, Christine Loff, Georges Beaudry, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 July 2017

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