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Historic Sites
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Alexander, RM of Whitehead)

A wooden grain elevator at Alexander, on the CPR Broadview Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Whitehead, was operated by Paterson Grain. Traded to Manitoba Pool Elevators in mid-1988, it was removed from the site in the 1990s.

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Alexander

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Alexander (1990s)
Source: Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

Site Location (lat/long): N49.82923, W100.29303
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Alexander, RM of Whitehead)


“Farmers upset over exchange of elevators,” Brandon Sun, 13 August 1988, page 2.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 August 2018

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