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Manitoba History No. 88
Manitoba
History

No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award
Lieutenant
Governor's
History
Award

MHS Fundraising Dinner
MHS
Fundraising
Dinner

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: Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Gregg, Municipality of North Cypress-Langford)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

A wooden grain elevator at the railway siding of Gregg, on the CNR Cabot Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of North Cypress-Langford, was built in 1931 by the Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society. A crib annex on its east side dates from 1955 and two steel tanks were added in 1991. Sold in 1973 to Manitoba Pool Elevators, its closure on 31 October 2000 coincided with the merger of Agricore and United Grain Growers, although the Pool logo remains on its west side. It is used for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1931-1972

?

1972-1988

W. Harvey Jackson

1988-1992

Darrell Barker

1992-1998

Garth Christison

1998-2000

?

Photos & Maps

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Gregg

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Gregg (September 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.97912, W99.30189
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

“Another closure,” Glenboro Gazette, 24 October 2000, page 2.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 9 December 2018

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