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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Clement’s Anglican Church and Cemetery / Mapleton Cemetery (RM of St. Andrews)

Construction of the St. Clements Anglican Church, in what later became the Rural Municipality of St. Andrews, started in 1860 under the supervision of stonemason Samuel Taylor, and the first service was held in it in December 1861. The bell tower was added in 1928. It is surrounded by a large cemetery that contains the graves of many of the founding families of Selkirk. The building is a sturdy stone structure in the English Parish Gothic Revival style with a crenellated bell tower and pointed arch windows and door. Inside are stained glass windows designed by artist Leo Mol.

St. Clement's Anglican Church

St. Clement’s Anglican Church (July 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Interior of St. Clement’s Anglican Church

Interior of St. Clement’s Anglican Church (October 2017)
Source: George Penner

St. Clement’s Anglican Cemetery

St. Clement’s Anglican Cemetery (April 2017)
Source: Christine Loff

Site Location (lat/long): N50.12513, W96.89517
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Mapleton St. Clements Anglican Cemetery (RM of St. Andrews)

Historical Tour: Selkirk, Manitoba by Wendy G. Smulan
Manitoba History, Number 34, Autumn 1997

St. Clements Anglican Church

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough, Christine Loff, George Penner, and Tim Worth.

Page revised: 1 October 2018

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