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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Pleasant Point School No. 267 (Municipality of North Cypress-Langford)

The Pleasant Point School District was established in 1884 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at SE13-10-14W in what is now the Municipality of North Cypress-Langford. The district was dissolved in 1962 and its catchment area became part of the Carberry Consolidated School District and later the Beautiful Plains School Division.

Among the teachers of Pleasant Point School were Herbert T. M. McKinstry (1883), Mr. J. G. Dunlop (1898), Sara Elizabeth Buchanan (?), and Henry Arthur Lye (?).

Students and teacher at Pleasant Point School

Students and teacher at Pleasant Point School (circa 1926)
Source: Bill Maciura

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.82767, W99.23495
denoted by symbol on the map above


Carberry East topographic map, 62G/14 East, Edition 1, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].

The Carberry Plains: 75 Years of Progress. [Manitoba Legislative Library, F5648.C36 Car]

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 Bill Maciura for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 September 2022

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