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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church and Hall (Drifting River, Municipality of Gilbert Plains)

This Ukrainian Orthodox church, cemetery and hall are situated in the Drifting River district in the Municipality of Gilbert Plains. Major icons were painted by Maurice Shevets. Services are no longer held here.

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church at Drifting River

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church at Drifting River (May 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Interior of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church at Drifting River

Interior of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church at Drifting River (March 2008)
Source: Sterling Demchinsky

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Hall at Drifting River

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Hall at Drifting River (May 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.33386, W100.55681
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Sterling Demchinsky.

Page revised: 28 March 2020

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