Completed in 1903, this Queen Anne Revival-style dwelling was built by Portage la Prairie pioneer David McCowan, who came from Ontario in 1877 to farm and is remembered for his long service as municipal secretary-treasurer (1893-1930). The building is a municipally designated historic site.
McCowan House (November 2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough
Site Location (lat/long): N49.97202, W98.29403
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites
McCowan House, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 3 September 2012
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