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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Shepherd House (124 Middle Gate, Winnipeg)

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This two-storey stone and wood frame residence in the Armstrong’s Point area of Winnipeg was probably designed by local architect C. W. U. Chivers and built in 1909 for businessman Peter Cook Shepherd.

Occupants/Owners

Period

Occupant/Owner

1909-1942

Peter Cook Shepherd (1874-1942)

1942-1945

Anna Dowler Shepherd (?-1957)

1945-1950

Frederick James Turner (1896-1982)

1951-1960

Jack St. John (1906-1965)

1960-1964

A. G. & Deanna Culver

1964-2000

Phyllis J. Gillis

Photos & Coordinates

Shepherd House

Shepherd House (April 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87565, W97.15595
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Cyril William Upton Chivers (1879-1969)

Memorable Manitobans: Peter Cook Shepherd (1874-1942)

Memorable Manitobans: Frederick James Turner (1896-1982)

Memorable Manitobans: Jack St. John (1906-1965)

Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Armstrong’s Point by Patricia Thomson

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Shepherd House (902 Main Street, Birtle, Municipality of Prairie View)

Sources:

Armstrong's Point: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corporation, 2009.

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: 31 December 2019

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