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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Brandon YWCA Building (148 Eleventh Street, Brandon)

This three-storey brick building on Eleventh Street in Brandon was designed by Winnipeg architect Frank R. Evans and built in 1917 using, in part, a $10,000 bequest from the estate of Brandon businessman Henry Meredith. In 2002, it was named Meredith Place in his memory.

Brandon YWCA Building

Brandon YWCA Building (October 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Brandon YWCA Building

Brandon YWCA Building (March 2021)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.84739, W99.95303
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

MHS Centennial Organization: Brandon YWCA

Memorable Manitobans: Frank Robert Evans (1865-1949)

Memorable Manitobans: Henry Meredith (1844-1917)

Sources:

We thank George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 April 2021

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