Historic Sites of Manitoba: Portage la Prairie Armoury (143 Second Street NE, Portage la Prairie)

This two-storey brick building in Portage la Prairie was built between 1912 and 1913. It originally housed elements of the 18th Mounted Rifles and Manitoba Rangers; since 1970, it has housed the 13th Field Battery.

Portage la Prairie Armoury

Portage la Prairie Armoury (November 2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Portage la Prairie Armoury

Portage la Prairie Armoury (August 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.97643, W98.28744
denoted by symbol on the map above


Portage la Prairie Armoury, Canada’s Historic Places.

We thank Monica Ball and George Penner for providing information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 4 July 2020

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