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Manitoba Communities: Riding Mountain West (Rural Municipality)

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This municipality takes its name from the close proximity of the Riding Mountains.

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Riding Mountain West (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Amalgamation of Shellmouth-Boulton and Silver Creek (1 January 2015)

Adjoining Municipalities

Prairie View, Ellice-Archie, Grandview, Roblin, Rossburn, Russell-Binscarth

Constituent Communities

Angusville, Asessippi, Cracknell, Dropmore, Endcliffe, Inglis, Lennard, Petlura, Shellmouth, Shell Valley, Silverton

Land Area (square km)

1622.55

Population

Year

Total

2011

1390

Reeves

Term

Reeve

2015-?

Barry Chescu

Memorable Manitobans

Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Riding Mountain West:

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Riding Mountain West.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Riding Mountain West.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 April 2017

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