This interpretive panel at The Forks describes the crossing of the Red River prior to the construction of the first modern bridge. It is located on the west side of the river between the two spans.
Crossing the Red River Panel (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg
Site Location (lat/long): N49.89055, W97.12873
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Red River Bridges (Provencher Boulevard, Winnipeg)
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: 17 February 2012
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