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Manitoba Business: Young Grain Company

Established by brothers Duncan D. Young, Finlay M. Young, and Fred W. Young, the company operated a network of country grain elevators in southwestern Manitoba in the early 20th century. The company was sold to the Paterson Grain Company in 1923.

Country Elevators

Location

Rail

Built

1917
Capacity
(bushels)

Comments

Anvers

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Cameron

CPR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Cartwright

CPR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Crystal City

CPR

?

60,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Deloraine

CPR

?

15,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Dunrea

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Elgin

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Enterprise

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Killarney

CPR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Lena

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Minto

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Mountainside

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Wakopa

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Waskada

CPR

?

20,000

Sold to Paterson (1923)

Sources:

List of Grain Elevators, Warehouses, Flour, Feed and Oatmeal Mills, February 1917, Legislative Library of Manitoba, SB190 Lis.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 2 September 2017

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