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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Wanipigow Lake Archaeological Site (Northern Manitoba)

This site in northern Manitoba contains archaeological evidence of Indigenous occupation going back about 6,000 years. The most intensive use between 1,200 and 300 years ago, as indicated by the remains of pottery excavated here. It became a provincially-designated historic site in 1980.

Wanipigow Lake Archaeological Site

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.07777, W95.90833
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Provincially Designated Historic Sites


Wanipigow Lake Archaeological Site, (EgKx-1), Township 24, Range 12 E, Lake Wanipigow, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 February 2021

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