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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Bethune Block (405 Main Street, Manitou)

This two-storey brick building in the Town of Manitou was constructed in 1888 for businessman Harry Bowler, and its main floor has been used for an implement dealership, a post office, a hardware store, and a flower shop. On the second floor was a meeting hall that has since been renovated into residential space.

Bethune Block

Bethune Block (July 2013)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.24194, W98.53670
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Manitou, Step Back in Time by Manitou Pembina Municipal Heritage Committee, no date.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 December 2013

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