Historic Sites of Manitoba: Moggey Cabin (Municipality of West Interlake)

A small log cabin in the Municipality of West Interlake is a replica of one used at this site by convicted criminal Percy Moggey between 1960 and 1961 while he was evading capture after escaping from the Stony Mountain Penitentiary.

Moggey Cabin replica

Moggey Cabin replica (October 2021)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Interior of the Moggey Cabin replica

Interior of the Moggey Cabin replica (October 2021)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.92941, W98.10678
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Percy Charles Moggey (1904-1974)


This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 October 2021

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