Watrous Pictures

Here are pictures of Watrous and Area that have been collected from different sources. For more information on each, click
for an enlargement in slideshow format.

Early 1900's


Plymouth Homesteaders


Finding Water


Finding Water


Trenching Water in


The Creek


Hunting


Ole Bjorndahl Sod House


Norman Fisher Sod Shack, c1906


Norman Fisher 2


Sod House


Sod Making


Road Construction Cook House


Mandel


Mandal


Mandal Post Office 1906


Survey Camp 1905


Railroad Gang


Laying steel GTPRR


Mandal to Watrous 1908


General Store Watrous 1908


Bjorndahl Store Ledger-1.


Bjorndahl Store Ledger-2.


Bjorndahl Store Ledger-3.


Bjorndahl Store Ledger-4.


Burke's Blacksmith Shop


The Men Who Built Watrous


T N Bjorndahl Store


T N Bjorndahl Store


TNB Breaking Sod


TNB House 1908


TNB International Motor Buggy


TNB Blotter


TNB Shop


TNB Shop


Whitmore Tent Restaurant, 1909


Whitemore Tent Restaurant, 1909


Spring Thaw


Main Street 1909


GTP Depot Watrous 1909


GTP Station 1909


Main Street 1909


Main Street c1910


Main Street 1910


Main St., May 2, 1910


Watrous Main St c1910


Fire Hall No. 1 - 1910


Pioneer Restaurant


Anton Leytrud 1910


Norris-IHC


Picnic


Renown 1911 - 50 Degrees Below


Mayor & Council 1911-1912


Anglican Church, c1912


Travel 1913


Military Train, August 29, 1914


Renown Elevators


First Hospital until 1948


Pringles Implement Shop, Venn


Mackie Horses, early 1900's


Loading Hay Alcock


Wash Day 1915


Watrous Elevator, constructed 1909


Bank of Commerce, 1909-1936


Watrous School 1909-1960


Watrous School 1910


Watrous School


3rd Ave. W. & Water Tower


Dr. Hixon 1908-


Dr. Reg Stype 1908-


Exhibition Grounds


Main St Looking North


Water Tower








Watrous Post Office


New Cars-Grest Motors


WW1


Main Street Watrous


Cressman Post Office - c1905


Dance - March 1910


First Ave E - June 1909


Main Street 1910-12


Main Street - May 18-1911


Main Street - Wooden Walks


Majestic Theatre


Watrous Old 1


Watrous Old 2


Watrous-Sod House


Map of Venn


Map of Venn


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Watrous 66

Early Agriculture


Eight HP Plow


Shocking





Bjorndahl Farm














Rumley Oil Pull


Dump Rack


Dump Rack


IHC Tractors


Harvest


Threshing Grain, early 1900's

1920's


Watrous CNR


Venn Station


Watrous Station


Watrous VIP Group


Post Office Locks


First Legion Building -1964


Alcock Farm Beef, 1920's


Leslie Horses


Harding Coyote Pelts, 1920's


Renown CPR Station


Venn CN Station


Watrous Rail Yards, 1920's


Mennonite Group, 1920's


Renown School, 1919-1952


United Church, 1920's


Beanery


Outhouse


1924 Model T


Main Street Watrous c1928


Town c1928


Watrous Band


Early Parade 1920's


Watrous July 1924 Panoramic High Resolution jpg Source: Watrous Town Office; Scanning: G.Bergen

1930's


Butterly Car


Pontikes Store, 1930's


St. Olaf's Church


Myron's Snowplane 1935


Watrous Band 1935


Watrous Band 1935 -back


Fire Engine, 1937 Ford Chassis


Drill Rig Amazon


Sunday Picnic 1938


Skating 1930s


Train George VI, June 3, 1939


George VI, Queen Elizabeth, Mayor Agar


Manitou Hotel 1939

1940's


Bank Cage 1942


Royal Bank 1942


Miss Canada Girls, WWII


Band WWII


Laddy


Road Building 1944


Venn Porter Club 1944


Harvesting c1945


Hospital 1948-1988


John Deere Model G, c1949


tuning in


Play at Roxy


Watrous Main St Before 1950


Watrous Station, 1940's


Main St 1940's


Watrous Fire Brigade 1943


Arena Opening 1948


Carnival Queen


Construction of Hospital 1948-49


Construction of Hospital 1948-49


Construction of Hospital 1948-49


Watrous 18


Watrous 63

1950's


Brock School 1950s


Skating Rink, 1948-1964


Watching Train, c1950


Snow Banks at School, 1950's


First Diesel, 1953


prior to 1910 in 1954


Xena Ladies, 1955


Curling in Renown, mid-1950's


Main St 1955


Parade, 1955


1956 Pontiac


1951 Ford


Watrous Hockey 1957


Oil Drilling, c1955


Roxy


Seniors-Watrous 50th


Amazon Elevators, 1959


Christmas Concert, Plymouth School


Watrous 22


Watrous 25


Watrous 28


Watrous 51


Watrous 56


Watrous 59


Watrous 60


Watrous 62


Pioneers of Watrous 1955 High Resolution jpg; Key; Source: Dwight Kornelsen; Scanning: G.Bergen

1960's


Diefenbaker Visit, August 11, 1961


Diefenbaker Letter 1961


Diefenbaker Letter 1961


Note-Olive Diefenbaker


Diefenbaker Visit 1961


4H Beef Calves, 1961


Main Street 1963


Main Street 1960's


4H float, 1965


Country Guide 1965


Spring 1967


Bakery 1967


Watrous Cadets, 1969


Guernsey Band


Watrous Acme Service

Late 1900's


Watrous Aerial 1971


Watrous Aerial 1971


Whoops!


Whoops!


Watrous Warriors 1976


Medical Dental Building 1983


Catholic Church


Pentecostal Church


St Olaf's Church


United Church


Kingdom Hall


Roxy Theatre, 1983


Pharmacy, 1983


Lynn's Flowerland, 1983


Grest Building, 1983


New Cameo Restaurant, 1983


Carmans 1983


School Unit 1983


Watrous CNR Station, 1983


Amazon Elevator


Renown Elevator


Venn Elevator


Watrous Elevator


Simpson Elevator


Young Elevator


Plunkett Elevator


Anglican Church


Venn Elevator Fire


Lumber Yard Fire


The Rock


Watrous Art Salon, 1981


New Hospital, 1988


New Hospital 1988


Mosaic Potash


Music Jamboree


Jamboree Committee 1999


Time Capsule 2000


Swimming Pool closed 2002


Old Hospital


Diefenbaker Train 1979

Hospital Addition 2010-2012


Artist Rendering - Front


Artist Rendering - Back


Foundation - Dec 10, 2010


Foundation - Dec 10, 2010


Foundation - Dec 10, 2010


Floor - Jan 17, 2011


Floor - Jan 17, 2011


Floor - Jan 17, 2011


Floor in place - Jan 29, 2011


Floor in place - Jan 29, 2011


Floor in place - Jan 29, 2011


Walls going up - Mar 2, 2011


Walls going up - Mar 2, 2011


Walls going up - Mar 2, 2011


Walls up - Mar 22, 2011


Walls up - Mar 22, 2011


Walls up - Mar 22, 2011


Roof on, Mechanical - Apr 25, 2011


Roof on, Mechanical - Apr 25, 2011


Roof on, Mechanical - Apr 25, 2011


May 17, 2011


May 17, 2011


May 17, 2011