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This Old Elevator
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Federal Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Broad Valley, RM of Fisher)

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A wooden grain elevator at Broad Valley, on the CNR Inwood Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Fisher, was built in 1940 by Federal Grain. Sold to Manitoba Pool in 1972, it was closed in 1988 and demolished in 1992.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1940-1973

?

1973-1975

Steve W. Mamchuk (c1922-2012)

1975-1980

Operated by Fisher Branch

1980-1984

Steve W. Mamchuk (c1922-2012)

1984-1987

Guy Bernier

1987-1988

Robert Spriggs

Photos & Maps

Aerial view of grain elevator at Broad Valley

Aerial view of grain elevator at Broad Valley (1961)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A17416-37

Former Federal grain elevator at Broad Valley

Former Federal grain elevator at Broad Valley (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Former Federal grain elevator at Broad Valley being demolished

Former Federal grain elevator at Broad Valley being demolished (1992)
Source: Mike Lisowski

Site Location (lat/long): N50.98486, W97.65005
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

Obituary [Steve Mamchuk], Winnipeg Free Press, 31 May 2012.

This page was prepared by Denis Sabourin and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 February 2019

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