Dominion City, Manitoba

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Dominion City, 2006

Dominion City is a community in the Rural Municipality of Franklin in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It is located in south central Manitoba about 20 kilometres from the Canada-U.S. border.

Dominion City is served by Roseau Valley School. It has a pool, a museum, a bank, a credit union, a store, a hockey rink, and a curling club. Historic buildings in Dominion City include All Saints Anglican Church, which is now the Franklin Museum.

There was a Post Office called Roseau Crossing established in 1876. The name was changed to Dominion City in 1880.

References[edit]

  • Geographic Names of Manitoba (pg. 65) - the Millennium Bureau of Canada

Coordinates: 49°08′31″N 97°09′20″W / 49.14194°N 97.15556°W / 49.14194; -97.15556