Historic Sites of Manitoba: Cadham House / River Apartments (336-338 River Avenue, Winnipeg)

This two-storey brick building on River Avenue in Winnipeg, measuring 45 feet by 47 feet, was designed and built between 1905 and 1906 by architect James Henry Cadham as his personal residence. After his death in December 1907, it was occupied by a succession of people. In 1922, the building was converted into a six-suite rental property called the River Apartments.

River Apartments

River Apartments (November 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88064, W97.14145
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: James Henry Cadham (1850-1907)


City of Winnipeg Building Permit 2302/1905, City of Winnipeg Archives.

City of Winnipeg Building Permit 391/1922, City of Winnipeg Archives.

Find a Postal Code, Canada Post.

Preparation of this page was supported, in part, by the Gail Parvin Hammerquist Fund of the City of Winnipeg.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer, Gordon Goldsborough, and George Penner.

Page revised: 26 March 2022

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