Winnipeg Architecture Foundation

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St. Gerard Roman Catholic Church

Address:45 Foster Street
Use:Place of worship
Original Use:Place of worship
Constructed:1960-1961
Architects:Unknown
Contractors:F. W. Sawatsky Construction Ltd.

More Information

A notable landmark at the corner of Foster Avenue and Herbert Street, the A-frame form of St. Gerard Church was constructed by F. W. Sawatsky Construction Ltd. at a cost of $125,000.

Design Characteristics

Suburb:East Elmwood
  • Concrete slab on grade, exterior finished in red brick veneer
  • Wood frame construction
  • Concrete buttresses support low A-frame roof