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Edson is named for Edson Joseph Chamberlin, who was a Vice-President of the Grand Truck Pacific Railway.


Location:  Edson is located in the west central part of the Province.

Judicial District:  Edmonton Judicial District


Provincial Court Courthouse – Edson


Location:  111 54 Street / 2 Avenue

Built:  1905 – 1907

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Gene Dub Architect Ltd.

Contractor:  Unknown


Description:  The building faces southwest and is a two story red coloured brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the centre of Edson.  The “U” shaped building houses the Alberta Provincial offices with a large centre atrium The building has a one story northwest wing and a one story southwest wing. The Provincial Court occupies the southwest wing which has a wide hipped roof, red coloured brick walls and square tower above the roof line. The courtroom is located at the southwest corner. 


See:  Within the Edmonton Judicial District is the Court of Queens Bench at Edmonton and Provincial Courthouses located at  Athabasca   /   Barrhead   /   Boyle   /   Breton   /  Drayton Valley   /   Evansburg     /   Fort Saskatchewan   /   Grande Cache   /   Hinton   /   Jasper  /   Leduc   /  Mayerthorpe   /  Morinville   /  St. Albert   /  Sherwood Park  /  Stony Plain  /  Vegreville   /  Westlock   /   Whitecourt




Provincial Court Courthouse – Edson































Photos taken 2019