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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Point Douglas Well Plaque (Winnipeg)

Point Douglas was Winnipeg’s earliest and foremost residential area. This is the site of the first well which provided drinking water for the settlers in the Point Douglas area from the early 1850s until the coming of the city waterworks by 1882. This plaque is located in Joe Zuken Park, Euclid Avenue at Meade Street North.

Point Douglas Well Plaque

Point Douglas Well Plaque (2009)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.90728, W97.12913
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ross House Museum

Sources:

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 May 2015

Historic Sites of Manitoba

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