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1970 – Newport Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: T. Sherman


Seventeen storey office building close to the midpoint of the downtown section of Portage Avenue. With its curtain walling and chamfered corners, this is quite a restrained commercial building.

Suffers greatly from the communications gear on the roof, which destroys the architects intent when they enclosed the rooftop mechanical equipment behind the facade.

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