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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator D / Private Grain Elevator (Deloraine, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

A 160,000-bushel wooden grain elevator west of Deloraine, on the CPR Napinka Subdivision in the Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester, was built by Manitoba Pool Elevators between 1973 and 1974. It opened officially on 18 December 1974. Operated by Agricore from 1998 to 2001 and by Agricore United from 2001 to 2002, it was closed in the latter year. The elevator is now used for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1974-1985

George L. Vancauwenberghe

1985-1998

Clint Wells

1998-2006

?

Photos & Coordinates

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Deloraine

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Deloraine (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Deloraine

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Deloraine (2005)
Source: Bernie Freeman

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Deloraine

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Deloraine (July 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Deloraine

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Deloraine (March 2018)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.19273, W100.51738
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A (Deloraine, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ogilvie Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B (Deloraine, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Federal Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator C (Deloraine, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (Deloraine, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

Sources:

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

Deloraine Scans a Century by Deloraine History Book Committee, 1980, pages 188-189.

We thank Bernie Freeman, Glenn Dickson, and Jean McManus for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Mike Lisowski.

Page revised: 7 June 2020

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