Selkirk is named for Thomas Douglas, Earl of Selkirk who sponsored the Selkirk settlers who settled along the Red River.
Location: Selkirk is located in the south eastern part of the Province along the Red River.
Judicial District: Eastern Judicial District
Courthouse – Selkirk
Location: 235 Easton Street / Main Street
Built: 1987 – 1988
Description: The building faces south and is a five story red coloured brick, concrete and glass structure. The south front has a projecting centre section on the first story with recessed entrance. The wall rises to a peak at the roof line. The building houses two courtrooms on the first story.
See: Eastern Judicial District has courthouses in Beausejour, Emerson, Gimli, St. Boniface, Steinbach and Winnipeg.
Photos taken 2009 and 2017