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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: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Baldur, RM of Argyle)

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

A wooden grain elevator in the village of Baldur, on the CNR Carman Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Argyle, was formerly operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. At the time of a 2014 site visit, it appeared to be in use for private grain storage but it was no longer serviced by railway tracks.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1927-1929

A. A. Leroy

1930-1942

N. E. Madsen

1942-1966

George D. Holmes

1966-1981

Vic E. Janz

1981-1998

Gerry F. Janz

Photos & Maps

Baldur Grain Elevator

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Baldur (August 1982)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1948.

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Baldur

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Baldur (June 1997)
Source: George Penner

Baldur Grain Elevator

The former Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.38391, W99.24562
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Jean McManus, George Penner, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 18 February 2017

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