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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Shillinglaw House (302 Russell Street, Brandon)

The Shillinglaw House on Russell Street, constructed in 1882 by James Shillinglaw (1832-1910, father of local architect and engineer Walter Henderson Shillinglaw) was the first residence in Brandon’s East End and is now one of only two pre-1900 houses remaining in the neighbourhood. It is a municipally designated heritage building (2003).

Shillinglaw House

Shillinglaw House (October 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.84513, W99.93655
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Walter Henderson Shillinglaw (1864-1957)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites


“Plenty of history found in Brandon's buildings,” Brandon Sun, 20 July 2009, page 3.

Shillinglaw House, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 July 2022

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