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Posting 1 photo a day of Canadian Postal Offices until I have the country covered! Email me: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com or #canadianpostalproject

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Hedley, British Columbia. V0X 1K0. Pop. 242. First Nations people have lived and traded in the area for 7000 years. Movies such as Burt Reynolds “Malone” Jack Nicholson’s “The Pledge” & The Andromeda Strain were filmed here! * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorebc #britishcolumbia #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Melfort,Saskatchewan. This post office has been decommissioned since 2003. It is one of the few remaining grand federal buildings on the prairies. It certainly is a thing of * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploresask #saskatchewan #melfort #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #romanesquearchitecture #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Ottawa, Ontario. K1P 5A0. Pop. 1,323,783. Perhaps the most famous post office in Canada. An endearing mash-up of Classical Revival. Art Deco and Chateau styles. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploreontario #ottawa #exploreCanada #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Wawanesa, Manitoba. R0K 2G0. Pop. 594. * Wawanesa was originally called Sipiweske. The word Sipiweske (pronounced similarly to "Sip-O-Whiskey”) means "light through the trees" in Cree. In 1890, under the influence of the temperance movement, the town changed it's name to Wawanesa, which may come from the Ojibwa word waa'oonesii for "Whip-poor-will”. * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploremanitoba #manitoba #smalltown #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings #youvegotmail IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Waterton Park, Alberta. T0K 2M0. Pop.125. Just North of Glacier Nationsl Park (Montana) lies the hamlet of Waterton. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorealberta #alberta #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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New Ross, Nova Scotia. B0J 2M0. Pop. 1,700. A historic town with ruins of a castle that have been attributed to the Vikings, or a refuge built for an English King around 1600 or even rumoured to be connected to Henry Sinclair, the Templar Knight and the Holy Grail. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorens #explorenovascotia #novascotia #templarknight #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Selkirk, Manitoba. This breathtaking, decomissioned post office was a post office from 1909 until 1957. This housed the Post Office, the customs office and the fabled Northwest Mounted Police when originally built. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploremanitoba #manitoba #dominion #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Guy, Alberta. T0H 1Y0. Pop. 40. Just your everyday, ordinary Guy. Guy is the home of Hunny Bunny Honey products! * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorealberta #alberta #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Fort Chipewyan, Alberta. T0P 1B0. Pop. 852. Founded in 1788 with a library added in 1790, imagined as a “little Athens if the Arctic” by its founding father... * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorealberta #arctic #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Lantz, Nova Scotia. B2S 1A0. Pop. 2,229. Located on the Shubernacadie River. This cute brick post office is fitting since the town was founded in 1890 to service the nearby brickyard and lumber mill. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorenovascotia #novascotia #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Worsley, Alberta. T0H 3W0. Pop. 130. This post office makes my heart go Gump (Worsley). (If you are Canadian and 50+ that is quality comedy.). * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploresalberta #alberta #gump #gumpworsley #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Manotick, Ontario. K4M 1A0. Pop. 4,486. The post office was built in 1961 and is consistent with post offices built during this time, but is beautifully situated. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploreontario #ontario #ottawa #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Pine Falls, Manitoba. R0E 1M0. Pop. 1,316. A company town, initially built by the Manitoba Pulp and Paper Company. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #exploremanitoba #manitoba #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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Armena, Alberta. T0B 0G0. Pop.47 Just a cute little post office serving a farming community in Camrose County. * * * * * #canadianpostalproject #canadian #canada #canadapost #thepostalproject @canadapostagram #postoffice #explorealberta #alberta #exploreCanada #rsa_rural #archilovers #postal #snailmail #architecturelovers #historic #architecturelovers #architectureporn #oldbuildings IG: @CanadianPostalProject Email: CanadianPostalProject@gmail.com

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