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Manitoba History No. 89
Manitoba
History

No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (Endcliffe, RM of Riding Mountain West)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

A 27,000-bushel wooden grain elevator at the railway siding of Endcliffe, on the former CNR Tonkin Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Riding Mountain West, was built in 1916 and operated by United Grain Growers. The elevator closed on 31 July 1970 and was demolished in April 1972. The railway line was abandoned and the tracks were removed.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1917-1919

R. J. Young

1919-1920

?

1920-1921

C. G. Evans

1921-1922

H. M. Brisbin

1922-1923

P. J. Hobler

1923-1929

F. B. Johnstone

1929-1930

W. R. Robb

1930-1936

George H. Gunn

1936-1952

Roy G. McCann

1952-1958

P. Bert Carr

1958-1961

Harry A. Perrick

1961-1962

Ed Salamonwicz

1962-1970

J. Court Denham

Photos & Maps

United Grain Growers Grain Elevator at Endcliffe

United Grain Growers Grain Elevator at Endcliffe (1961)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson

Site Location (lat/long): N50.86794, W101.36503
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

United Grain Growers Fonds, MSS76, Box 60 [Russell], University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.

Inglis West topographic map, 62K/14 West, Edition 1, Series A743 [Archives of Manitoba].

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough, Glenn Dickson, and Mike Lisowski.

Page revised: 27 June 2016

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