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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Dominion Post Office Building (205 Main Street NW, Roblin, Municipality of Roblin)

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Postmasters | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

A one-storey brick post office building at Roblin, in the Municipality of Roblin, was constructed in two parts, with the eastern part built in 1937 and the western part in 1955.

Postmasters

Period

Postmasters

1904

J. W. Atkey

1904-1907

Archibald W. Forfar (c1850-1907)

1907-1911

Alexander G. McBean

1912-1919

Arthur B. Gill (c1874-1919)

1919-1920

Mrs. Pauline Gill

1920-1958

Alvin Thomas Kines (1893-1974)

1958-1984

Hugh J. Kines

Photos & Coordinates

Dominion Post Office building at Roblin

Dominion Post Office building at Roblin (May 2019)
Source: George Penner

Dominion Post Office building at Roblin

Dominion Post Office building at Roblin (August 2019)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.22994, W101.35579
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Death registration [Archibald W. Forfar], Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Post Offices and Postmasters, Library and Archives Canada.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 October 2020

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