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William Wallace Blair

22 July 2010

William Wallace Blair (1852-1916)

Born at Anketell Lodge, Stewartstown, Co. Tyrone, he was educated at the Academical Institute of Belfast, Ireland, later serving as a pupil under Charles Sherry of Belfast. He commenced a professional career at...

22 July 2010

1909 – Roslyn Apartments, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: William Wallace Blair Eccentric apartment building designed by Irish architect William Wallace Blair in a strange Queen Anne inspired style. The building is arranged so every apartment has an external front door...

07 May 2010

1911 – 113 Market Avenue Great West Saddlery Building, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: William Wallace Blair From its heavy brick exterior to its masonry base, the building screams solidity. And it is. The structure is concrete with a brick facade. The brickwork has some nice...

14 April 2010

1910 – No. 393 Wellington Crescent, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architects: William Wallace Blair This large stone and stucco building with the half-timbering over the upper levels, was the last home of Mark Fortune. Built in 1910, it was his residence for two...