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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Downtowner Motel / Hotel Royal Plaza (330 Kennedy Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick building on Kennedy Street in Winnipeg was designed by the local architectural firm of Pratt Lindgren Snider Tomcej and Associates and built between 1958 and 1959 by the Bird Construction Company for hotelier and photographer Alexander Anthony “Alex” Dugalle (1897-1996).

Hotel Royal Plaza

Hotel Royal Plaza (May 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.89354, W97.14981
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Manitoba Business: Pratt Lindgren and Associates / Pratt Lindgren Snider Tomcej and Associates

Manitoba Business: Bird Construction Company

Sources:

Death registration [Alexander Anthony Dugalle], British Columbia Vital Statistics.

The Downtowner Motel, Winnipeg Architecture Foundation.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 July 2022

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