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Key Number: HS 16494
Site Name: Lethbridge C.P.R. Station
Other Names:
Site Type: 0803 - Transportation - Rail Facility: Station

Location

ATS Legal Description:
Twp Rge Mer
9 21 4


Address: 801 - 1 Avenue S
Number: 1
Street: 8 S
Avenue: 1 S
Other:
Town: Lethbridge
Near Town:

Media

Type Number Date View
Source

Architectural

Style: Railway Station Standard Plan
Plan Shape: Rectangular Long Facade
Storeys: Storeys: 1 1/2
Foundation: Basement/Foundation Wall Material: Stone
Superstructure: Brick
Superstructure Cover: Wood: Clapboard (Bevel or Drop Siding) Brick - Bond: Common
Roof Structure: Medium Gable
Roof Cover: Wood
Exterior Codes: Massing of Units: Single Detached
Wings: Irregular
Number of Bays - Facade: First or Ground Floor, 9 Bays or more
Wall Design and Detail: Plinth
Roof Trim - Eaves: Projecting Eaves
Roof Trim - Eaves: Rafters Exposed
Roof Trim - Eaves: Plain Fascia
Roof Trim - Eaves: Moulded Fascia
Roof Trim - Eaves: Plain Soffit
Roof Trim - Eaves: Brackets
Roof Trim Material - Eaves: Wood
Roof Trim - Verges: Not Applicable
Towers, Steeples and Domes: Tower
Dormer Type: Hipped Gable
Chimney Location - Side to Side: Offset Right
Chimney Location - Front to Rear: Rear
Chimney Stack Material: Brick
Chimney Stack Material: Metal
Chimney Stack Massing: Single
Roof Trim - Special Features: Finial
Roof Trim - Special Features: Other
Window - Structural Opening Shape: Flat
Window - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Head: Plain Lintel
Window - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Sides: Quoins
Window - Sill Type: Moulded Lug Sill
Window - Sill Type: Continuous Sill
Window - Sill Material: Stone
Window - Sill Material: Brick
Window - Sill Material: Concrete
Window - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Moulded
Window - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Flat Transom, Single Light
Window - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Flat Transom, Multiple Lights
Window - Trim Within Structural Opening - Sides: Moulded
Window - Number of Sashes: Two, Double Hung
Window - Opening Mechanism: Single or Double Hung
Main Entrance - Location: Centre (Facade)
Main Entrance - Location: 2 or More (Facade)
Main Entrance - Structural Opening Shape: Flat
Main Entrance - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Head: Plain Lintel
Main Entrance - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Sides: None
Main Entrance - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Sides: Quoins
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Plain
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Moulded
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Flat Transom, Multiple Lights
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Sides: Plain
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Sides: Moulded
Main Entrance - Number of Leaves: 2
Main Entrance - Number of Panels Per Leaf: 1
Main Entrance - Leaves - Special Feature: Glass
Exterior: Central turret with two hipped gable dormers to either side, large overhanging eaves below dormers, turret windows have cement sills and lintels. Rough-finished eaves supported by large plain brackets.
Superstructure Cover: brick - main level, second storey - wood siding.
Windows 6/2 with flat transom lights. Original door on front facade. New entry rear addition. Central tower.
Interior: Hardwood floors.
Environment: Facing 1st Avenue South, central portion looks down 8th Street South. Original CPR train station, now Lethbridge Health Unit. Train engine displayed in rear yard. Plaque describes history of the train and building.
Condition:
Alterations:

Historical

Construction: Construction Date:
Ground broken for site
Construction Started
Construction ended
1905/05/11
1908/01/01
1920/01/01
Usage: Usage Date:
Railway Station
Transportation - Rail Facility: Station
1908/01/01
1972/08/07
Owner: Owner Date:
Canadian Pacific
City of Lethbridge
1905/01/01
1986/07/21
Architect: C.P.R. House Design
Builder: Smith Brothers & Wilson
Craftsman: Smith/Nilson
History:

Internal

Status: Status Date:
Active
Active
1978/08/15
2005/01/17
Designation Status: Designation Date:
Provincial Historic Resource
1987/05/04
Register:
Record Information: Record Information Date:
K. Williams 1989/06/23

Links

Internet:
Alberta Register of Historic Places: 4665-0488
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