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Memorable
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Historic Sites
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Richard H. G. Bonnycastle Plaque (Winnipeg)

Bonnycastle Park is named for Richard H. G. Bonnycastle, who served as the first chairman of the Metropolitan Corporation of Greater Winnipeg from 1960 to 1966. Developed on the site of the Metro Transit garage, the park was officially opened in 1971. Between 1991 and 1992, Bonnycastle Park was extended and redeveloped to complement the Assiniboine Riverwalk in keeping with the City of Winnipeg’s commitment to the enhancement of its rivers. This plaque was unveiled by Mayor William Norrie on 22 October 1992.

Richard H. G. Bonnycastle Plaque

Richard H. G. Bonnycastle Plaque (2009)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.88589, W97.13633
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Richard Henry Gardyne Bonnycastle (1903-1968)

Sources:

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 September 2014

Historic Sites of Manitoba

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

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