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Manitoba
History

No. 87


War
Memorials
in Manitoba


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott Memorial Orange Hall (216 Princess Street, Winnipeg)

Designed by local architect James McDiarmid and built in 1902, this impressive three-storey building in downtown Winnipeg was occupied by the Loyal Orange Lodge, a fraternal organization. The hall was named in commemoration of Thomas Scott, a protagonist of Louis Riel who was killed during the 1870 Red River Resistance. In 2017, it became a municipally-designated historic building.

Orange Hall

Orange Hall (circa 1903)
Source: An Illustrated Souvenir of Winnipeg by W. A. Martel & Sons.

Scott Memorial Hall

Scott Memorial Hall (June 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.90161, W97.13999
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Thomas Scott Memorial Orange Hall, Winnipeg Historical Buildings and Resources Committee, September 2015.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 14 October 2017

Historic Sites of Manitoba

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