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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: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Manitou, Municipality of Pembina)

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A wooden grain elevator in Manitou, on the CPR La Riviere Subdivision in the Municipality of Pembina, was built in 1961 by Manitoba Pool Elevators. A new annex was added in 1977 and extensive renovations were made between February and September 1988. The facility was reopened at a ceremony on 5 October 1988. Closed in 2001, the facility was sold to local interests and is still being used to storage grain and fill railcars for producers.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1926-1936

W. H. Dickson

1936-1943

F. Rowe

1943-1959

George W. Post

1959-1960

W. C. Windsor

1960-1966 (A)

W. C. Windsor

1966-1970 (A)

Clifford R. Rance

1960-1970 (B)

W. H. Bowler

1970-1976

Clifford R. Rance

1976-1998

William E. “Ed” Lowton

Photos & Maps

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Manitou

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Manitou (August 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Manitou

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Manitou (August 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.24347, W98.53697
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 12 November 2017

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