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Fall 2018
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Manitoba
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No. 87


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Hathaway, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

Link to:
Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

In May 1928, a recently built grain elevator at Hathaway, on the CPR Boissevain Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester, was purchased from Paterson Grain by Manitoba Pool Elevators on behalf of the Hathaway Co-operative Elevator Association. Closed in July 1970, the following year the elevator was sold to a local farmer and used for private grain storage. In 2011, it was featured in a Molson Breweries commercial. The elevator was destroyed by an accidental fire in May 2017.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1929

Angus L. McDonald

1929-1931

Gordon A. McLean

1931-1932

?

1932-1934

T. R. Croome

1934-1935

?

1935-1939

M. C. Johnson

1939-1942

C. N. Darling

1942-1949

L. W. Duncan

1949-1952

David P. Miller

1952-1954

Frank L. Johnson

1954-1964

A. Maurice Hogeland

1964-1966

Arthur Mansell

1966-1967

J. G. Mullin

1967-1968

Ted Van Dekerckhove

1968-1970

G. W. J. Pickett

Photos & Maps

The Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Hathaway

The Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Hathaway (1957) by Iris Hammond
Source: Barry More

The Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Hathaway

The Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Hathaway (1964) by Shirley Brown
Source: Barry More

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Hathaway

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Hathaway (July 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

The former grain elevator at Hathaway shortly after being destroyed by fire

The former grain elevator at Hathaway shortly after being destroyed by fire (May 2017)
Source: Barry More

Site Location (lat/long): N49.34084, W100.41299
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Hathaway School / Coxworth School No. 1785 (Hathaway, Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester)

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Barry More.

Page revised: 12 January 2018

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