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Salvation Army Citadel

Address:9 Princess Street,Brandon
Architects:Green Blankstein Russell and Associates
Firms:Green Blankstein Russell and Associates
Contractors:E.C Higgens and Son

More Information

The Salvation Army arrived in Brandon in 1887. They were located in several sites in the city. In the 1950s, the Salvation Army Citadel in Brandon was located at Princess Avenue and 11th Street.

In 1962, they hire the Green Blankstein Russell architectural firm from Winnipeg to design a new building. The result was a small but attractive red brick building ,sited prominently at the corner pf Princess Avenue and 1st Street

The official opening of the building at 9 Princess Avenue was on September 24th,1962.

Design Characteristics

  • Red brick,
  • central entrance,