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image by Eugene Ipavec, 28 February 2009
Source: Stonewall website (referenced page currently not available)
From Wikipedia: Stonewall, Manitoba:
Valentin Poposki, 27 February 2009
Stonewall is a town in the Canadian province of Manitoba with a population of 4376 as of the 2006 census. The town is situated approximately 25 kilometres (15.5 miles) north of Winnipeg on Provincial Trunk Highway 67. It is known for its limestone quarries. The local festival is the Quarry Days which is usually held over three days in August at the Stonewall Quarry Park.
Established in 1908, it is the capital town of the RM of Rockwood. The logo of the town is found on a white flag, with the words A Great Place to Call Home on the bottom.