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Manitoba
History

No. 86


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Rossburn, Municipality of Rossburn)

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A wooden grain elevator in Rossburn, on the CNR Rossburn Subdivision in the Municipality of Rossburn, was formerly operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. It closed when the rail line was abandoned in 1996 and the rails were removed. The facility is used for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1929

Gordon Alexander Greenaway (1898-1983)

1929-1932

C. Wood

1932-1943

W. R. Kendrick

1943-1944

J. W. Meredith

1944-1951

A. D. McIntyre

1951-1964

E. R. “Ted” Stewart

1964-1986

Bert E. Frieze

1986-1992

Kyle Trembath

1992-1996

Brian Palaniuk

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Rossburn

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

Site Location (lat/long): N50.67070, W100.81469
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

Burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 4 December 2016

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