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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Roxy Theatre / Roxy Lanes (385 Henderson Highway, Winnipeg)

This brick building on Henderson Highway in Winnipeg was designed by Max Blankstein and built in 1929 for owner Jacob Miles. It was later converted into a bowling alley.

Roxy Theatre

Roxy Theatre (circa 1930)
Source: Russ Gourluck, Silver Screens on the Prairie, Winnipeg: Great Plains Publications.

The former Roxy Theatre

The former Roxy Theatre (December 2017)
Source: George Penner

The former Roxy Theatre

The former Roxy Theatre (December 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N49.91804, W97.11249
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Roxy Theatre (291 Hamilton Street, Neepawa)

Manitoba Business: Allied Amusements Limited

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 24 November 2020

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