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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent (St. Adolphe, RM of Ritchot)

A Roman Catholic convent in St. Adolphe in the Rural Municipality of Ritchot, which stood immediately north of the St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Church, was demolished in May 2017.

Postcard view of the St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent

Postcard view of the St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent (no date)
Source: Rob McInnes, MN0384

St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent

St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent (1968)
Source: Archives of Manitoba, Architectural Survey of Rural Manitoba, St. Adolphe 5.

The former St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent

The former St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent (March 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

The former St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent

The former St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Convent (March 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.67368, W97.11092
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Adolphe Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery (St. Adolphe, RM of Ritchot)

Sources:

This old convent: St. Adolphe facility has date with wrecking ball, but book preserves colourful history” by Bill Redekop, Winnipeg Free Press, 13 December 2014.

History exposed in care home demolition,” Steinbach Carillon, 28 May 2017.

We thank Rob McInnes and Colin Stanners for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Alan Mason.

Page revised: 29 December 2019

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