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Manitoba History No. 89
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No. 89

MHS Multicultural Dinner 2019
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Spring Field Trip 2019
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War Memorials in Manitoba
War
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in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
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Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
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Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
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Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Taylor House (102 First Street SW, Portage la Prairie)

This impressive house was built in 1913 at 102 First Street Southwest in Portage la Prairie for one of Portage la Prairie’s most influential early citizens, Fawcett Gowler Taylor, a crown prosecutor, alderman and mayor, leader of Manitoba’s Conservative Party (1922-33) and a superior court judge. Designed by Winnipeg architect H. G. Holman, many of the original interior finishes and details from the Taylor family’s occupation are still apparent. The building is a municipally designated historic site.

Taylor House (2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.97017, W98.29276
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Taylor House, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 September 2012

Historic Sites of Manitoba

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