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No. 86


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Chillon, RM of Ellice-Archie)

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A 30,000-bushel wooden grain elevator at the siding of Chillon, on the CPR Bredenbury Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Ellice-Archie, was opened as part of the Manitoba Pool network. It closed on 31 July 1971 and was later removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1931

F. G. Abbott

1931-1932

?

1932-1942

P. K. Peterson

1942-1946

C. E. Good

1946-1947

K. A. McCullough

1947-1951

G. A. Armstrong

1951-1956

O. W. Congdon

1956-1959

W. C. Windsor

1959-1966

J. W. Williamson

1966-1968

W. Cecil Nichol

1968-1971

D. W. Hunter

Photos & Maps

Aerial view of the grain elevator at Chillon

Aerial view of the grain elevator at Chillon (1971)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A30347-58

Site Location (lat/long): N50.57624, W101.22100
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Aerial photo A30347-58, 1971, Air Photo Library of Manitoba.

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Denis Sabourin.

Page revised: 2 July 2017

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