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Manitoba History No. 89
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No. 89

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War Memorials in Manitoba
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This Old Elevator
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Abandoned Manitoba
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Memorable Manitobans
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Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (Arnaud, Municipality of Emerson-Franklin)

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A United Grain Growers grain elevator at Arnaud, on the CPR Emerson Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Emerson-Franklin, was acquired in April 1959 from the Canadian Consolidated Grain Company. Its capacity in 1972, with an associated wooden annex, was 91,000 bushels. A second elevator, formerly owned by Ogilvie Flour Mills and purchaesd in 1960 by Manitoba Pool, was sold to UGG and operated by a single manager. In 1973, the #1 elevator was demolished and its annex was moved to the #2 elevator which was removed sometime between 1994 and 1998.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1932

G. N. Beach

1932-1934

R. S. Ferris

1934-1947

D. G. Reynolds

1947-1956

Jim Bingham

1956-1968

Fred Kathler

1968-1970

Brian S. Long

1970-1975

Roy C. Phillips

1975-1982

Joe Irwin

1982-?

Jeff Zboril

Photos & Maps

United Grain Growers elevator at Arnaud

United Grain Growers elevator at Arnaud (June 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1937.

United Grain Growers elevator at Arnaud

United Grain Growers elevator at Arnaud (June 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1938.

Site Location (lat/long): N49.25005, W97.10470
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

“History of United Grain Growers Local #562, Arnaud, Manitoba.,” United Grain Growers Ltd., MSS76, Box 59, University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 February 2018

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