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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Sutherland House (135 Middle Gate, Winnipeg)

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This two-storey residence on Middle Gate in the Armstrong’s Point area of Winnipeg was built in 1890 for lawyer Roderick Ross Sutherland and his family. Renovations in 1911 were designed by local architect Cyril William Upton Chivers. It is on the City of Winnipeg’s commemorative list of historical resources.





Roderick Ross Sutherland (1862-1945)


Hugh Phillipps (1875-1963)


Walter Selkirk Newton (1881-1950)


Conrad Sanford Riley (1916-1999)


Paul and Vivian Moody


Hugh C. and Carol Ellis

Photos & Coordinates

Sutherland House

Sutherland House (January 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N49.87560, W97.15484
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Cyril William Upton Chivers (1879-1969)

Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Armstrong’s Point by Patricia Thomson


Armstrong's Point: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corporation, 2009.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 December 2021

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