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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Sharptail Grouse Monument (Ashern, Municipality of West Interlake)

This five-metre-tall monument of a sharptail grouse at Ashern was designed by sculptor George Barone and erected in 1979 to commemorate the birdwatching and hunting qualities of the area.

Sharptail Grouse Monument

Sharptail Grouse Monument (April 2019)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.18474, W98.35096
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Giorgio “George” Barone (1916-1992)


This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 September 2021

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