Andrew Povinch Building - Coleman, AB
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N 49° 38.041 W 114° 30.082
11U E 680416 N 5500938
Quick Description: One of the later commercial buildings to be erected in Coleman's commercial section, this early '20s building housed a general store for much of its life.
Location: Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 8/9/2015 11:03:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMPCNR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKs
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Long Description:
Andrew Povinch Building

This building is thought to have been built by Andro Pawlinchuk (Andrew Povinch) in 1920 or 1921 from stuccoed hollow clay block. Povinch rented or leased the building as a general store. It was flanked by a liquor store of similar age and construction on the left and by an older two-storey wooden grocery store on the right, and had a very small house in the back yard. In the early 1950s it hosted a dry cleaning business.
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Type of Marker: Cultural

Sign Age: Historic Site or Building Marker

Parking: Park right in front.

Placement agency: Crowsnest Heritage

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