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Historic Sites of Manitoba: McMurachy Cairn (RM of Strathclair)

This cairn in the village of Strathclair, in the Rural Municipality of Strathclair, commemorates the work of Malcolm J. S. McMurachy in developing McMurachy Wheat, a rust-resistant variety. It was erected in 1967.

McMurachy Cairn

McMurachy Cairn in front of the Strathclair Municipal Hall (July 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N50.40429, W100.39418
denoted by symbol on the map above

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Information for this page was collected by Allan Drysdale and prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 April 2014

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