Parkbeg House 2

Remember my post of July 1st, a painting of an old house on a prairie hill near Moose Jaw?  Well here’s a close-up of a window, and the prairie beyond.  Due to wonders of the internet, the current owner of this house found my blog, and emailed me with a little history.  This house was built around 1904 by a horse rancher and telegraph operator for the CPR, John McFayden and was, as I guessed, a palace for it’s time and place.  It had  indoor plumbing and steam heating.  Be sure to look for it on your way through on the Trans Canada.

If you’d like to own this original watercolour, email Gena with your bid today! gena03@telusplanet.net Minimum bid $100 (plus gst and shipping). First bid, or highest bid wins the painting.

One thought on “Parkbeg House 2

  1. Daryl Taylor

    Hi, I am interested in speaking to the owner of the house. For years i’ve driven by and am always in wonder at the history of this place. Please contact me, Thanks, Daryl

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