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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 (Dand, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

In 1928, a 40,000-bushel wooden grain elevator was constructed at the railway siding of Dand, on the CPR Boissevain Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester, and operated by a co-operative association affiliated with Manitoba Pool Elevators. A 30,000-bushel balloon annex was built beside it in 1951. Closed in December 1974, the elevator was later removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1934

James Clarke Dillabough (1899-1964)

1934-1935

?

1935-1937

Roy Charles

1937-1942

James Clarke Dillabough (1899-1964)

1942-1951

R. Reekie

1951-1952

J. W. Kennedy

1952-1974

Ivan C. Wilson

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool grain elevator and balloon annex at Dand

Manitoba Pool grain elevator and balloon annex at Dand (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Dand

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Dand (1967)
Source: A19902-36, Manitoba Air Photo Library

Site Location (lat/long): N49.34129, W100.49432
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

A19902-36 (1967), Manitoba Air Photo Library.

Obituary [James Clarke Dillabough], Winnipeg Free Press, 29 December 1964, page 19.

Burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 March 2018

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