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History of Jameswood

Heritage Resources

Jameswood was part of the St. James when it became part of the City of Winnipeg which came into legal existence on January 1, 1972.

Jameswood is made up of a late 1950s armed forces residential development on its west side (17 Wing Canadian Forces Base is located just north and east of the neighbourhood. There is also a commercial development at Ness Avenue and Whytewold Road, athletic fields (located at the south end of one of the main runways of the Winnipeg International Airport) and a small residential development at its east end.