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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Beverley Block (719 Beverley Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick block on Beverley Street in Winnipeg, measuring 99 feet by 66 feet, was designed by architect William Fingland and built in 1914 by the Frid-Lewis Company at a cost of $49,500 for owner D. R. Woods. The building contained 20 apartments on the upper floors and four stores at street level.

Beverley Block

Beverley Block (November 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.90303, W97.16479
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: William Fingland (1862-1946)

Manitoba Business: Frid-Lewis Company

Sources:

City of Winnipeg Building Permit 325/1914, City of Winnipeg Archives.

Apartment House Architecture in Winnipeg to 1915 by David Spector, December 1980.

Find a Postal Code, Canada Post.

Preparation of this page was supported, in part, by the Gail Parvin Hammerquist Fund of the City of Winnipeg.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer, Gordon Goldsborough, and George Penner.

Page revised: 10 April 2022

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