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Manitoba History No. 89
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This Old Elevator
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Historic Sites of Manitoba
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ogilvie Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B (Kaleida, Municipality of Pembina)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

A wooden grain elevator at Kaleida, on the CPR Kaleida Subdivision in the Municipality of Pembina, was built in 1905 for a group of local farmers and sold two year later to the Ogilvie Milling Company. By 1959, when it was sold to Manitoba Pool Elevators and became its B elevator, the original 25,000-bushel capacity had increased to 70,000 bushels with an adjoining annex. The rail line was abandoned in mid-1962 and the elevator closed in July 1963. Sold to private ownership, it was used for several years as a seed-cleaning plant but now stands idle.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1905-1906

Mr. Bakki

1906-?

James Armstrong

?-?

Fenton Hill

?-?

Mr. Gunness

?-?

Stan Ingram

?-?

William Gibson

?-?

Gus Porte

?-1959

Russ Brown

1959-1962

Blaine F. Angers

1962-1963

Allan Bork

Photos & Maps

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator B

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator B (September 2010)
Source: Ken Jacobs

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator B and balloon annex at Kaleida

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator B and balloon annex at Kaleida (July 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.12941, W98.46955
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Kaleidoscope, 1878-1986 by Kaleida Historical Society, 1986, pages 8-9.

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough, Ken Jacobs, and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 13 May 2019

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