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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (266 River Road, RM of St. Andrews)

The stone walls of this former residence along River Road in the Rural Municipality of St. Andrews was built between 1855 and 1856 for HBC employee William Scott. It replaced an original Red River frame log house. Made from locally-quarried limestone, this was a typical small farmhouse in the period. Outbuildings included a summer kitchen, outhouse, storehouse, granary, stable, and barn. It is now part of the River Road Provincial Heritage Park.

Scott House

Scott House (October 2016)
Source: Eric De Schepper

Interior of the Scott House

Interior of the Scott House (May 2019)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Scott House commemorative monument

Scott House commemorative monument (May 2019)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Site Location (lat/long): N50.05241, W96.99016
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (205 Eaton, Selkirk)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (29 Ruskin Row, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (266 River Road, RM of St. Andrews)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Margaret Scott Nursing Mission (99 George Street, Winnipeg)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Eric De Schepper, Rose Kuzina, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 14 November 2020

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