The oldest surviving house in the Swan Valley, originally belonging to dominion land agent Hugh Harley, has been preserved in Swan River by the Swan Valley Museum. The building, erected in 1900 of logs that are now concealed by stucco, is a municipally-designated historic site (2008).
Memorable Manitobans: Hugh Harley (1848-1918)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites
We thank George Penner for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 24 January 2022
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