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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Canadian National Railway Station (La Riviere, Municipality of Pembina)

Built at Swan Lake in 1913, this Canadian National Railway third-class station was later moved to La Riviere in the Municipality of Pembina where it was converted into a private residence.

Canadian National Railway station at Swan Lake

Canadian National Railway station at Swan Lake (July 1973) by Hilt Friesen
Source: S. J. McKee Archives, Hilt Friesen Collection, HF0150

Former Canadian National Railway station from Swan Lake at La Riviere

Former Canadian National Railway station from Swan Lake at La Riviere (December 2011)
Source: Lois Braun

Former Canadian National Railway station from Swan Lake at La Riviere

Former Canadian National Railway station from Swan Lake at La Riviere (May 2016)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.23786, W98.68151
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Railway Stations

Sources:

Railway Stations of Manitoba: A Building Inventory by Patricia Trainor, Farhad Rahbary, and David Butterfield, Historic Resources Branch, Manitoba Department of Culture, Heritage and Tourism, 1984, 233 pages. [Manitoba Legislative Library]

We thank Lois Braun for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 March 2020

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