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Ashdown Hardware Store

Name: Ashdown Hardware Store
Address: 476  Main Street     
Architect: Russell, J.H.G.
Moody, Moore and Partners
Prairie Architects Inc.
Date: 1880 (circa)
Note: Named after J.H. Ashdown
Destroyed by fire in 1904
J.H.G. Russell designed replacement building, 1904-1905
Moody Moore renovations, 1959
Prairie Architects Inc. restoration 2002
Former Crocus Fund Building
Additional image located in the Slide Collection
Citation: Steen, James Elder. Illustrated souvenir of Winnipeg. Winnipeg: Rotary Clubs of Winnipeg, 2003.
FC 3396.37 I43 2003
Dafoe and St. John's College libraries
The Ashdown Store: revisiting historic Winnipeg. Winnipeg: Faculty of Architecture, 2001.
Arch/FA NA 747 W5 A83 2001
Year past: report of the City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee. Winnipeg: Historical Building Committee, 1979-
Arch/FA FC 3396.7 W56 Note: 1986
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1986 )
http://www.prairiearchitects.ca
http://www.flickr.com/photos/manitobamaps/2198447149/in/set-72157603459135495/
( Map - Buildings surrounding the Birds eye View of the Central Business Portion of Winnipeg, Manitoba [1894] )
http://www.flickr.com/photos/manitobamaps/2182110970/in/set-72157603459135495/
( Map - Winnipeg Bird's Eye View [1884] )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_074.htm
http://winnipeg.ca/ppd/historic/historic_list.stm
( City of Winnipeg Heritage Conservation List [under 211 Bannatyne] )
http://www.mhs.mb.ca/docs/sites/
( Historic Sites of Manitoba )
Formats:
1500x1000 (160k)
420x280 (25k)
210x140 (8k)
120x80 (3.5k)

Exterior: view looking south along Main Street (photo taken 1965)