Notice: The "Strathcona" Loyal Orange Lodge No. 1654 and "Lady Strathcona" Ladies Orange Benevolent Association Lodge No. 138 will be having an Open House on Saturday, August 1st, from 9am - 2pm in the historic Orange Hall, located at 10335 - 84 avenue, Edmonton. (behind the Strathcona library) This Open house is in cooperation with the Edmonton & District Historic Festival. Click on http://www.historicedmonton.ca/
Edmonton "Strathcona" Orange Hall
Erected in 1903, the Hall has been designated a provincial and municipal historic resource.
Interior of Orange Hall, 1910 (Provincial Archives Alberta)
The Orange Hall, visible behind the water tower. The only structure in this photo that is still standing.
Click link below to view map
Thomas Scott Memorial Orange Hall
216 Princess Street, Winnipeg
So named to commemorate Brother Thomas Scott who was murdered under the orders of Louis Riel during the Red River uprising in 1870.
This Orange Hall (erected 1902) was sold by the lodge in 1994 and is recognized as one of Winnipeg's historic buildings.
(kitty-corner to the Anglican church, on the corner of 52 street and 49 avenue)
The Grand Orange Lodge of Western Canada has been contacted by a private citiizen to possibly assist in this Hall's restoration. Perhaps there will be an opportunity for the Grand Lodge of Western Canada, and other individuals to contribute. Stayed tuned for further info at your local lodge and on this website.