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Manitoba
History

No. 87


War
Memorials
in Manitoba


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Federal Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Altamont, Municipality of Lorne)

Link to:
Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

A wooden grain elevator in Altamont, on the CNR Miami Subdivision in the Municipality of Lorne, was built in 1932 by Federal Grain. Sold to Manitoba Pool in 1972, it closed in 1989 and was demolished sometime between 1995 and 1997.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1932-1938

?

1938-1973

J. Gordon Holliston

1973-1974

Keith Wallace

1974-1978

Terrance A. Spencer

1978-1981

Brian W. Mauthe

1981-1984

Donald J. Brown

1984-1986

Garry Gulak

1987-1987

James Clouston

1987-1987

Robert Maxwell

1987-1987

Tom Messinbird

1987-1989

Clarence Frieze

Photos & Maps

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Altamont

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Altamont (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Altamont

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Altamont (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Site Location (lat/long): N49.39902, W98.49401
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator 1 (Altamont, Municipality of Lorne)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ogilvie Grain Elevator / United Grain Growers Grain Elevator 2 (Altamont, Municipality of Lorne)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Altamont Grain Elevator Monument (Altamont, Municipality of Lorne)

Sources:

Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 January 2018

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