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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fumerton Building (600 Railway Avenue, Glenboro, Municipality of Glenboro-South Cypress)

This two-storey brick building at the intersection of Broadway Street and Railway Avenue in Glenboro was constructed in 1898 by merchant John Francis Fumerton (1863-1964). It was still in use as a store at the time of a 2019 site visit.

Fumerton Building

Fumerton Building (June 2019)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.55534, W99.29141
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Death registration [John Francis Fumerton], British Columbia Vital Statistics.

Glenboro and Area Centennial and Homecoming, 1980, page 48.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 4 July 2020

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