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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Dipple, RM of Macdonald)

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A 30,000-bushel wooden grain elevator, at the railway siding of Dipple (named for local settlers John and Elizabeth Dipple) on the CNR Carman Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Macdonald, was built in 1922 for the Paterson Grain Company. Closed in 1948, the elevator was demolished the following year and its materials were used to build an annex at Fannystelle.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1922-1928

S. G. Dack

1928-1942

R. M. Moody

1943-1946

J. E. Woods

1946-1948

L. Kuntz

Photos & Maps

Watercolour painting of the Paterson grain elevator at Dipple

Watercolour painting of the Paterson grain elevator at Dipple (2001)
Source: Millie Dipple Burch

Aerial photo of the Dipple grain elevator site

Aerial photo of the Dipple grain elevator site (1949)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A11320-32.

Site Location (lat/long): N49.72350, W97.40287
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Sanford-Ferndale 1871-1987 by Sanford-Ferndale History Committee, 1989, page 134.

A11320-32 (1949), Manitoba Air Photo Library.

This page was prepared by Millie Dipple Burch, Lynda Burch, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 December 2018

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