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109 James Street

Formerly:High Pressure Pumping Station
Address:109 James Street
Constructed:1906
Architects:H.N. Ruttan, City of Winnipeg Engineer
Tours:Part of the QR Code Tour

Design Characteristics

Materials:Buff coloured brick
Size:158 by 92 feet
Frontage Direction:South east
  • Two gabled bays, each spanned with a crane running the length of the interior.
  • Engine house floor is recessed 18 feet below street level.
  • Originally contained 6 engines.
  • Generating and pumping equipment supplied by W.Jacks and Company of Glasgow.

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