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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. John’s Lutheran Church (Shevlin, Municipality of Roblin)

A monument at this site in the Municipality of Roblin commemorates St. John’s Lutheran Church which operated here. The first church building was used from 1916 to 1939 and its replacement served from 1939 to 1978. Behind the monument is the cross and tower of the latter church. A bell from the former church was moved to St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Roblin.

St. John’s Lutheran Church commemorative monument

St. John’s Lutheran Church commemorative monument (August 2013)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

St. John’s Lutheran Church commemorative monument

St. John’s Lutheran Church commemorative monument (February 2021)
Source: Geraldine Ronellenfitch

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.16779, W101.23460
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Shevlin Lutheran Cemetery (Municipality of Roblin)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church (Roblin, Municipality of Roblin)

Sources:

We thank Ed Arndt and Geraldine Ronellenfitch for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 February 2021

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