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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Carruthers House (207 Park Boulevard, Winnipeg)

This house in the Tuxedo area of Winnipeg was built in 1927 for George Carruthers. The architects and builders here were Sparrow Brothers who had their premises at 415 Academy Road near Queenston Street. Although they built in several different styles, the builders seem to have been strongly influenced by the two early Tuxedo houses in the Georgian style. The colour is not the original one, which was white.

Carruthers House

Carruthers House (September 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N49.86951, W97.21947
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historical Tours in Manitoba: History and Walking Tour of Tuxedo

Memorable Manitobans: George Andrew Carruthers (1902-1959)

Memorable Manitobans: Frank Allen Sparrow (1878-1967)

Sources:

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 September 2018

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