Back: "Church page for March 30 30cms X 4" Front: "New St. Mary’s Church Mountain Rd., Man." Architect Victor Deneka designed the new St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church after Father Ruh’s church was struck by lightning ...
St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church was struck by lightning and burned to the ground within hours. Only the cross in the foreground and the bell tower at the extreme left survived the flames.Mountain Road, Manitoba.
An unidentified witness of the ruin and rubble of St. Mary’s Catholic Church which was struck by lightning and burned to the ground. The bell tower, in the centre of the photo, survived the rapid flames.Mountain Road, Manitoba.
The rubble remaining of St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, which was struck by lightning. The first church built by Father Ruh in Manitoba, it was built entirely of wood on concrete footings.Mountain Road, Manitoba.