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This Old Elevator
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: National Grain Elevator (Ashville, Municipality of Gilbert Plains)

A grain elevator at Ashville, on the Togo Subdivision of the Canadian National Railway in what is now the Municipality of Gilbert Plains, was operated by the British America Elevator Company and, after 1940, by National Grain. Its capacity in 1972, with an associated wooden annex, was 80,000 bushels. It was later used by the United Grain Growers. The elevator was removed from the site between 1995 and 1997.

National Grain elevator at Ashville

National Grain elevator at Ashville (August 1993)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1939.

National Grain elevator at Ashville

National Grain elevator at Ashville (August 1993)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1940.

Site Location (lat/long): N51.17686, W100.30036
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (Ashville, Municipality of Gilbert Plains)

Sources:

We thank Leinita Woods and Shelagh Poolie (Viterra Inc.) for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 January 2019

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