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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Grimsby School No. 1993 (Municipality of Rhineland)

The Grimsby School District was established in February 1920. A one-room schoolhouse operated at SW24-2-3W in the Rural Municipality of Rhineland. In 1970, the district was dissolved and its area became part of the Plum Coulee Consolidated School District and later the Rhineland School Division.

Among the teachers who worked at Grimsby School through the years was Gus Pokrant.

Grimsby School

Grimsby School (no date) by G. G. Neufeld
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 74.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.13462, W97.75063
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ekfrid School No. 2061 (RM of Rhineland)


Altona West topographic map, 62H/4 West, Edition 1 ASE, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].

One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.

We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 April 2021

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