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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Norwood United Church / Winnipeg Church of Christ (170 St. Mary’s Road, Winnipeg)

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Clerics | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

This United Church in the Norwood area of Winnipeg was built between 1947 and 1948 to replace an earlier church, formerly the Norwood Presbyterian Church at the corner of Eugenie and Kenny streets, that served local Presbyterians and Methodist after the 1926 union of these churches. Presbyterians who rejected union started a separate Norwood Presbyterian Church. An addition to the building was made in 1951. In 2009, the building was purchased by the Winnipeg Church of Christ.

Clerics (Norwood Presbyterian)

Period

Cleric

?-1905

J. D. McRae

1905-1915

R. J. Hay

1915-1918

Lennox Fraser

1918-1926

Dan McIvor

After 1926

See Norwood Presbyterian

Clerics (Norwood Methodist)

Period

Cleric

?-?

J. W. Melvin

?-1909

R. L. McTavish

1909-1913

J. W. Runions

1913-1916

F. W. Bailey

1916-1921

Thomas Neville

1921-1926

J. A. Haw

Clerics (Norwood United)

Period

Cleric

1926

J. A. Haw
Dan McIvor

1926-1938

J. E. Ramsden

1938-1945

J. F. Stewart

1945-1956

T. M. Badger

1956-?

W. J. Spence

?-?

Keith Donald Boughton (1927-2014)

Photos & Coordinates

Winnipeg Church of Christ

Winnipeg Church of Christ (February 2019)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87661, W97.12212
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Norwood Presbyterian Church / Norwood Elks Lodge / Crossroads Mennonite Brethren Church (231 Kitson Street, Winnipeg)

Sources:

Ville Cathedral de Saint Boniface: The Cathedral City, promotional pamphlet, c1958.

We thank Anthony Wlock for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 2 May 2020

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