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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Crane River Roman Catholic Cemetery (Crane River, Northern Manitoba)

In 1927, a Roman Catholic church was built at this site on the Crane River Reserve in northern Manitoba. Also known as O-Chi-Chak-Ko-Sipi First Nations Catholic Church, it was served for over 60 years by a priest who commuted from the community of Toutes-Aides. Destroyed by fire, the church is commemorated at the site by a monument, along with a fenced cemetery. In 2009, it became a municipally-designated historic site.

Site Location (lat/long): N51.51473, W99.26084
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Crane River Reserve Catholic Church Site, SW 29-29-13 W, Crane River, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 14 April 2017

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