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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Headingley Gaol (RM of Headingley)

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This correctional facility in the Rural Municipality of Headingley was constructed between 1929 and 1930 by St. Boniface-based contractor J. L. Guay.

Superintendents

Period

Superintendent

1992-1996

Lawrence Robert “Larry” Krocker (1948-2004)

Photos & Coordinates

Headingley Gaol

Site Location (lat/long): N49.87032, W97.43793
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Headingley Gaol Cemetery (RM of St. Francois Xavier)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Industrial Farm / Prison Farm (RM of Reynolds)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Central Judicial District Gaol and Courthouse (20 Third Street SE, Portage la Prairie)

Sources:

“Govt. accepts $198,991 tender,” Winnipeg Tribune, 9 July 1929, page 2.

We thank Lois Braun for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 November 2020

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