Originally named Denwood, the town was relocated by the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway 5 kilometres west-northwest and renamed Wainwright after General William Wainwright, the second vice-president of railway.
The town is a divisional point on the Canadian National Railway main line. Wainwright railway station is served by Via Rail's The Canadian.
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