Historic Sites of Manitoba: Safeway Store (1784 Logan Avenue, Winnipeg)

This one-storey, 28 by 80-foot brick building on Logan Avenue in Winnipeg was constructed in 1936 by Malcom Construction at a cost of about $6,500, as a grocery for Safeway Stores Limited. It was in use as a pawn shop at the time of a 2020 site visit.

Former Safeway store on Logan Avenue in Winnipeg

Former Safeway store on Logan Avenue in Winnipeg (April 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.92117, W97.19424
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Manitoba Business: Malcom Construction

Manitoba Business: Safeway Stores Limited

Sources:

“Plan new theatre,” Winnipeg Tribune, 29 August 1936, page 7.

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 April 2020

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