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Ross House

Name: Ross House
Address: 176  Higgins Avenue     
Architect: Ross, William
Date: 1852-1854
Note: Ross House was originally located at the foot of Market Street
It was relocated to 176 Higgins Avenue in 1949
In 1984, it was moved again to its present location at 140 Meade Street North
Citation: 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
Doolan, Maureen. Downtown Winnipeg's historic sites and monuments: an illustrated guide. Winnipeg: Parks and Recreation Dept., City Centre/Fort Rouge Community, 1980.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3396.18 D66 1980
Graham, John W. Guide to the architecture of Greater Winnipeg. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 1960.
Arch/FA Reserve NA 747 W5 G7
Arch/FA Quick Reference
Saunders, Ivan J. et al. Early building in Winnipeg. Vol. 1-7 [in 3 physical volumes] Ottawa: Parks Canada, 1974.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3396.7 S38 1974 Note: p. 531
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
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1980 )
http://www.mhs.mb.ca
( Manitoba Historical Society )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_153W.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: view of building at original location near the banks of the Red River at the foot of Market Avenue

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Exterior: view of building at original location near the banks of the Red River at the foot of Market Avenue

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Exterior: view of building being moved from original location near the banks of the Red River at the foot of Market Avenue to 176 Higgins Avenue

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Exterior: view of building being moved from original location near the banks of the Red River at the foot of Market Avenue to 176 Higgins Avenue

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1500x1000 (160k)
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Exterior: view of building being moved from original location near the banks of the Red River at the foot of Market Avenue to 176 Higgins Avenue

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1000x1500 (160k)
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140x210 (8k)
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Exterior: view of building being moved from original location near the banks of the Red River at the foot of Market Avenue to 176 Higgins Avenue

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Exterior: general view at 176 Higgins Avenue location

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Exterior: general view at 176 Higgins Avenue location with stone cairn to the right

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Exterior: general view at 176 Higgins Avenue location with stone cairn in foreground

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Exterior: general view at 176 Higgins Avenue location

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Exterior: general view at 176 Higgins Avenue location

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Exterior: general view of house at 176 Higgins Avenue location

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Exterior: general view of house at 140 Meade Street location

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Detail: Manitoba Historical Society plaque

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Detail: information poster