This one-storey, 27 by 80-foot brick building on Isabel Street in Winnipeg was constructed in 1936 by Malcom Construction, at a cost of about $7,000, as a grocery store for Safeway Stores Limited. It was occupied by a grocery store at the time of a 2020 site visit. Its exterior was slightly modified from its original appearance.
Former Safeway store on Isabel Street in Winnipeg (April 2020)
Source: George Penner
Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.90069, W97.15027
denoted by symbol on the map above
Manitoba Business: Malcom Construction
Manitoba Business: Safeway Stores Limited
“Another chain store,” Winnipeg Tribune, 29 August 1936, page 7.
This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 9 June 2021
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