The St. Andrew’s Rectory, in the Rural Municipality of St. Andrews, built in 1854 by stonemason Duncan McRae, is an excellent example of mid-19th century Red River architecture. Exhibits on the main floor of the rectory interpret Red River architecture, and the roles of the Church Missionary Society and the Church of England in the settlement of the Red River and Western Canada. A plaque on the site was erected in 1962 by the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
Early Red River Homes by Lillian Gibbons
MHS Transactions, Series 3, 1945-46 Season
Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Andrew’s-on-the-Red Anglican Church (RM of St. Andrews)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Plaques for Persons, Events and Sites of National Historic Significance
This page was prepared by Tim Worth, Gordon Goldsborough, Desiree Rolfe, Rose Kuzina, and George Penner.
Page revised: 15 August 2020
Historic Sites of Manitoba
This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.
SEARCH the collection
Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other
Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.
Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.