Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 139 years

 

Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop


MHS
Fall 2018
Field Trip


Manitoba
History

No. 87


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator “A” (Atlantic Avenue, Beausejour)

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

A wooden grain elevator in Beausejour, on the CPR Lac du Bonnet Subdivision, was operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. Built in 1954 along with an 18-bin crib annex, the elevator was renovated in 1981. It was demolished in September 2012.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1953-1954

Waldemar Chryplywy

1954-1959

J. M. Kines

1959-1978

Steve P. Ferens

1978-1979

Joseph Manzuik

1979-1998

Greg Strecker

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool "A" elevator at Beausejour

Manitoba Pool “A” elevator at Beausejour in the foreground with UGG 1 and UGG 2 elevators and Pool “B” elevator in the background (June 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1950.

The former Manitoba Pool "A" elevator at Beausejour

The former Manitoba Pool “A” elevator at Beausejour (October 2007)
Source: Bernie Freeman

The former Manitoba Pool "A" elevator at Beausejour being demolished

Manitoba Pool “A” elevator at Beausejour being demolished (September 2012)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N50.05903, W96.51767
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lake of the Woods Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator “B” (Atlantic Avenue, Beausejour)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Dominion Grain Elevator / Canadian Consolidated Grain Elevator / United Grain Growers Grain Elevator “1” (Atlantic Avenue, Beausejour)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator “2” (Atlantic Avenue, Beausejour)

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Matt Bialek, George Penner, Bernie Freeman, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 September 2017

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.


Search Tips | Suggest a Site | FAQ | Acknowledgements

Send inquiries to the MHS Webmaster.

Back to top of page

   


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2018 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.