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Manitoba
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No. 87


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
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Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Rapid City, RM of Oakview)

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A wooden grain elevator in Rapid City, on the CPR Rapid City Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Oakview, was built in 1926 and operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. The railway line was abandoned in 1980 and the elevator closed in December 1980. The building was later demolished.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1926-1930

E. Siverson

1930-1946

A. S. King

1946-1952

Harold B. Graham

1952-1956

Murray A. Pangman

1956-1962

K. D. Andres

1962-1973

Keith D. Chase

1973-1977

James A. Henderson

1977-1980

Lloyd G. Miller

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Rapid City

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Rapid City (no date)
Source: Julie Harris

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Rapid City

Manitoba Pool grain elevator undergoing demolition in background of National grain elevator (circa 1980)
Source: Julie Harris

Site Location (lat/long): N50.12524, W100.03652
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: National Grain Elevator (Rapid City, RM of Oakview)

Sources:

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

We thank Julie Harris for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 December 2016

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