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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Power Building (428 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg)

This six-storey building on the south side of Portage Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by local architects Ralph B. Pratt and Donald A. Ross and built in 1928. In February 2017, it became a municipally-designated historic site.

Power Building

Power Building (April 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89132, W97.14927
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Ralph Benjamin Pratt (1872-1950)

Memorable Manitobans: Donald Aynsley Ross (1877-1956)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Power Building (428 Portage Avenue), City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings and Resources Committee, March 2016.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 13 January 2019

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