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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Brandon City Hall (818 Princess Avenue, Brandon)

Planning for the Brandon City Hall began in 1890. A site on Princess Avenue between Eighth and Ninth Streets was selected and, after a series of delay, a two-storey building was designed by local architect William R. Marshall, constructed by local contractor Fred T. Cope, and supervised by Frederick J. Chubb. It opened in February 1892. Replaced by a new building in 1971, the old hall was demolished in March 1971.

Postcard view of Brandon City Hall

Postcard view of Brandon City Hall (circa 1908)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough, 2015-0028

Postcard view of Brandon City Hall

Postcard view of Brandon City Hall (date unknown)
Source: Jack Stothard

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.84665, W99.94940
denoted by symbol on the map above

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This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 15 November 2019

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