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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Plankey Plains School No. 1083 (Municipality of Emerson-Franklin)

The Plankey Plains School District was organized formally in June 1900 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at NW26-2-5E in what is now the Municipality of Emerson-Franklin. The district was dissolved in 1967 and its catchment area was included in the Boundary School Division.

Among the teachers of Plankey Plains School were Mary P. Kolodzinski (circa 1934) and Mary Chubey (?).

Plankey Plains School

Plankey Plains School (no date) by A. A. Herriot
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 55.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.16299, W96.83042
denoted by symbol on the map above


School District Formation Files [Plankey Plains School District No. 1083], GR1688, E0027, Archives of Manitoba.

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.

We thank Nathan Kramer and Mary Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 April 2021

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