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Manitoba History No. 89
Manitoba
History

No. 89

AGM 2019
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Annual
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Spring Field Trip 2019
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Summer Field Trip 2019
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War Memorials in Manitoba
War
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This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Delorme House / Delorme Bridge (RM of Ritchot)

A plaque on a bridge over the Red River in the Rural Municipality of Ritchot was unveiled on 28 June 1990 in commemoration of Pierre Delorme, former Minister of Agriculture and President of the Council of Manitoba, and the first MP to represent Provencher. His home, now at the St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park, once stood at the west approach to the bridge.

Delorme House at the St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park

Delorme House at the St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park (October 2014)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Delorme Bridge commemorative plaque

Delorme Bridge commemorative plaque (April 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Original site of the Delorme House

Original site of the Delorme House (May 2019)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.67925, W97.12448
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Pierre Delorme (1832-1912)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park (Turnbull Drive, Winnipeg)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Rose Kuzina.

Page revised: 19 May 2019

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