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Canadian Pacific Railway Station

Name: Canadian Pacific Railway Station
Address: 181  Higgins Avenue     
Architect: Westinghouse Church Kerr and Company
Maxwell, Edward
Maxwell, William Sutherland
Date: 1904
Note: Became the Aboriginal Centre of Winnipeg in 1993
Citation: "Main Entrance to the C.P.R. Station at Winnipeg." Canadian Architect and Builder XVIII (September 1905): 133. (Wade 264)
Building File
Butterfield, David. If walls could talk: Manitoba's best buildings explored and explained. Winnipeg: Great Plains Publications, 2000.
Arch/FA NA 746 M3 B88 2000
Manitoba Heritage Site Designations and Heritage Buildings Grants. Winnipeg: Manitoba Culture, Heritage..., 1992-1996.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3362 M3544
Dafoe Gov Docs Can6 Man1 Co924 H47 Note: 1994-95
Peterson, M. Winnipeg Landmarks. [2 volumes] Winnipeg: Watson and Dwyer, 1995, 1998.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 P48 1995, NA 747 W5 P484 1998 Note: Volume 2
Thompson, W.P. Winnipeg Architecture. Winnipeg: Queenston House, 1982.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 T5 1982
Arch/FA Main Stacks
Year past: report of the City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee. Winnipeg: Historical Building Committee, 1979-
Arch/FA FC 3396.7 W56 Note: 1980 and 1992-93
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1980 and 1992-93 )
http://www.gov.mb.ca/chc/hrb/prov/p076.html
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_138W.htm
http://winnipeg.ca/ppd/historic/historic_list.stm
( City of Winnipeg Heritage Conservation List )
http://www.mhs.mb.ca/docs/sites/
( Historic Sites of Manitoba )
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Exterior: far oblique view

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Exterior: general view

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Exterior: view of entrance and Angel statue carrying fallen soldier by Coeur de Lion MacCarthy

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Exterior: oblique view

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Detail: entrance with limestone columns

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Detail: front entrance between limestone columns (photo taken 1975)

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Detail: dentilled entablature, parapet & clock above entrance (photo taken 1975)