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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 (Ebor, RM of Pipestone)

A 30,000-bushel wooden grain elevator at Ebor, on the CPR Reston Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone, was built in 1929 for a local cooperative by Manitoba Pool Elevators. An annex was built beside it in 1953, increasing its capacity to 60,000 bushels. The adjacent railway line was abandoned in September 1960 and, as a result, the elevator was closed in August 1961. It continued to be used for grain storage for a few years, after which it was removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1929-1930

Angus L. McDonald

1930-1932

John Gordon

1932-1934

Howard Dunbar

1934-1936

George Henderson

1936-1937

E. Hughes

1937-1945

C. Hayward

1945-1947

E. K. Downey

1947-1951

E. D. Lodwick

1951-1954

Grant P. Welsh

1954-1958

Howard Flynn

1958-1961

J. Douglas Moar

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator

Site Location (lat/long): N49.74001, W101.33056
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ebor School No. 1332 / Ebor Monument / Ebor War Memorial (Ebor, RM of Pipestone)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 December 2017

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