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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: National Grain Elevator / Cargill Grain Elevator (Durban, Municipality of Swan Valley West)

A wooden grain elevator at Durban, on the CNR Preeceville Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Swan Valley West, was operated by National Grain and sold to Cargill Grain in January 1975. Closed in 2000, it was demolished the following year.

Aerial view of Durban grain elevators

Aerial view of Durban grain elevators (1988)
Source: S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

Cargill grain elevator at Durban

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

Site Location (lat/long): N51.92998, W101.44121
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Durban, Municipality of Swan Valley West)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 April 2018

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