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An Historical Assessment of Four Structures in the Canadian National Railways East Yards, Winnipeg, Manitoba

This is an assessment of historical and architectural significance of the National Cartage Building (now the Johnston Terminal), the Canadian Northern Cartage Company Stable and the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Stable (now joined as The Forks Market), and the Northern Pacific and Manitoba Engine House and Roundhouse (now The Manitoba Children’s Museum).
Guinn, Rodger. 1980. An Historical Assessment of Four Structures in the Canadian National Railways East Yards, Winnipeg, Manitoba. Ottawa:Environment Canada, Parks Service. [ Research bulletin (13pp.)(FNHSC, MM, PC) ]
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Bridges and Structures Building (B&S Building) East Yard, Winnipeg

This brief report lists the date (1889), architect, builders, original cost, specifications, history, contemporary examples, examples outside of Winnipeg, and significance/context for the building. Photographs and illustrations are included.
Historic Resources Branch. no date. Bridges and Structures Building (B&S Building) East Yard, Winnipeg. Winnipeg:Historic Resources, Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Recreation. [ Summary report (18pp)(HRB, MM) ]
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C.N.R. Bridges and Structures Building (Formerly N.P. & M.R. Engine House) C.N.R. East Yards

Downie, Paul. 1985. C.N.R. Bridges and Structures Building (Formerly N.P. & M.R. Engine House) C.N.R. East Yards. Winnipeg:Historical Buildings Committee. [ Research report (21pp.)(HRB) ]

C.N.R. Bridges and Structures Building (Formerly N.P. & M.R. Engine House) C.N.R. East Yards

This report begins with a brief history of railroad construction in Manitoba, and then it presents the history of the bridges and structures building in 1889. Building methods, structural details and design, and periodic renovations are all described.
Grover, Sheila. 1985. C.N.R. Bridges and Structures Building (Formerly N.P. & M.R. Engine House) C.N.R. East Yards. Winnipeg:Historical Buildings Committee. [ Research report (21pp)(HRB, MM) ]
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Canadian National Railways Low Level (Low Line) Bridge (Old Canadian Northern Railway Freight Bridge) East Yard, Winnipeg

This brief report lists the date (1913-14), engineers, builders, original cost, specifications, history, contemporary examples, and significance/context for the building. Photographs and track layout illustrations are included.
Historic Resources Branch. no date. Canadian National Railways Low Level (Low Line) Bridge (Old Canadian Northern Railway Freight Bridge) East Yard, Winnipeg. Winnipeg:Historic Resources, Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Recreation. [ Summary report (7pp.)(HRB, MM) ]
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Canadian Northern Cartage Company Stable (CNo.R) Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Stable (GTP) East Yard, Winnipeg

This brief report lists the date (1909 CNo.R; 1910 GTP), architects, builders, specifications, history, contemporary examples, and significance/context for the buidings. Photographs are included.
Historic Resources Branch. no date. Canadian Northern Cartage Company Stable (CNo.R) Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Stable (GTP) East Yard, Winnipeg. Winnipeg:Historic Resources, Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Recreation. [ Summary report (19pp.)(HRB, MM) ]
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Central Heating Plant (Canadian National Power House) East Yard, Winnipeg

This brief report lists the date (1947-48), architects/engineers, original cost, specifications, history, contemporary examples, and significance/context for the building. Photographs are included.
Historic Resources Branch. no date. Central Heating Plant (Canadian National Power House) East Yard, Winnipeg. Winnipeg:Historic Resources, Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Recreation. [ Summary report (3pp.)(HRB, MM) ]
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East Yard Task Force Study: Assessment of Five Buildings in the East Yards (Southern Portion)

This document presents information on five buildings in the following categories: name, date of building, past and present uses, main exterior and interior features, roof, vertical circulation, windows and doors, insulation and vapour barrier, heating and electrical, re-use potential, and renovation costs. An appendix includes an engineer's description of structural systems and conditions for each building.
Gaboury Associates Architects Inc.. 1986. East Yard Task Force Study: Assessment of Five Buildings in the East Yards (Southern Portion). Winnipeg:Gaboury Associates Architects Inc.. [ Planning report (20pp)(HRB, MM) ]
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National Cartage (Johnston Terminals) Building, East yard, Winnipeg

This brief report lists the date (1928-30), architects, builders, original cost, specifications, history, and significance/context for the building. Photographs are included.
Historic Resources Branch. no date. National Cartage (Johnston Terminals) Building, East yard, Winnipeg. Winnipeg:Historic Resources, Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Recreation. [ Summary report (2pp.)(HRB, MM) ]
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