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Manitoba History No. 88
Manitoba
History

No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award
Lieutenant
Governor's
History
Award

MHS Fundraising Dinner
MHS
Fundraising
Dinner

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Federal Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Purves, Municipality of Louise)

Link to:
Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

A wooden grain elevator in Purves in what is now the Municipality of Louise, on the now-abandoned CPR Snowflake Subdivision, was operated by Federal Grain. Sold in 1972 to Manitoba Pool Elevators, it was closed in December 1980 and is now used for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1930-1943

Clifford William Landerkin (1898-1969)

Photos & Maps

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves (August 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 2050.

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves (August 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 2049.

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves (July 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves

Former Federal Grain elevator at Purves (July 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.12451, W98.73264
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Purves, Municipality of Louise)

Sources:

Burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

We thank Jan Collins for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Jean McManus and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 April 2018

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