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Manitoba
History

No. 87


War
Memorials
in Manitoba


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Reston, RM of Pipestone)

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A composite grain elevator (consisting of an elevator and attached annex) in the village of Reston, on the CPR Arcola Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone, was built between 1976 and 1977 by Manitoba Pool Elevators, replacing a smaller elevator that once stood on the opposite side of the railway tracks, beside a UGG elevator. It was later sold and is now used for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1929

R. H. Trimble

1929-1940

T. W. Ballance

1940-1953

C. A. Caldwell

1953-1960

C. A. Guthrie

1960-1970

E. S. Westaway

1970-1977

John A. Williamson

1977-1988

Russell D. Ellis

1988-1998

Donald T. Leadbeater

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Reston

Aerial view of Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Reston (1980s)
Source: S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Reston

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Reston (September 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.55478, W101.09629
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (Reston, RM of Pipestone)

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 14 January 2017

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