Winnipeg Architecture Foundation



New Rosewell School, River East Transcona School Division Maintenance Department.

Address:1455 Molson Street
Architects:Prain and Ward
Firms:Prain and Ward

More Information

This was built in around 1955 as a small elementary school in a semi-rural area which is now part of the city.

Design Characteristics

Suburb:Springfield South, River East
  • Although heavily altered, the building appears to be made of concrete block, raised quite high to create two floors of space
  • The original gym was no more than a modest room that is now the front foyer
  • It functions currently as the divisional maintenance office with shops in the yard at the rear

Locations of Supporting Information

  • Winnipeg Architecture Foundation, Inc.