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Historic Sites of Manitoba: North Plympton School No. 98 (RM of Springfield)

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The North Plympton School District was established formally in October 1879 and a schoolhouse operated at SW33-10-5E in the Rural Municipality of Springfield. It closed around 1931 when Dugald School opened.





Beatrice Lenore Graham Leathers (1905-1986)


Ruth Ardell Bradley Land (1906-1988)


Kathleen Ina Rodgers Burrows (?-?)

After 1931

See Dugald School


Among the other teachers of North Plympton School were Norman Ewart Brett (1908-1909) and Edith A. Fingland (1924-1925).

Photos & Coordinates

North Plympton School No. 98

Site Location (lat/long): N49.87285, W96.86589
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See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: South Plympton School No. 81 (RM of Springfield)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Dugald School No. 80 (Dugald, RM of Springfield)


Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.

Obituary [Beatrice Lenore Leathers], Winnipeg Free Press, 25 January 1986, page 34.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 October 2020

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