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Historic Sites
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Ninette, RM of Prairie Lakes)

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A wooden grain elevator at Ninette, on the CNR Hartney Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Prairie Lakes, was operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. The original elevator collapsed in late September 1967 and was replaced by one moved from nearby Hilton, acquired in trade from United Grain Growers. The elevator closed in 1988 and was demolished the following year.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


F. McKenzie


W. H. Oakes


J. C. White


George W. Mansfield


Orville W. Bulloch


W. T. L. “Vern” McBrien

Photos & Maps

Site Location (lat/long): N49.40187, W99.63327
denoted by symbol on the map above


“Collapse of Ninette elevator,” Winnipeg Free Press, 4 October 1967, page 26.

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 4 March 2017

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