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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Springfield Pioneer House (Dugald, RM of Springfield)

This wood frame house at Dugald, in the Rural Municipality of Springfield, was built at the former community of Suthwyn, a few miles west of here, in 1886. It was the family residence for Perry and Edith Van Slyck from 1900 to 1945, and was restored, donated, and moved to its present site by Fred and Wyn Van Slyck in 1984.

Springfield pioneer house

Springfield pioneer house (March 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Springfield pioneer house

Springfield pioneer house (August 2020)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88772, W96.84386
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

We thank Rose Kuzina for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 September 2020

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