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Manitoba
History

No. 86


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Federal Grain Elevator (Snowflake, RM of Pembina)

A wooden grain elevator at Snowflake, on the now-abandoned CPR Snowflake Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Pembina, was acquired by Federal Grain Limited in November 1962 and operated until 1972. It was later the “B” elevator for Manitoba Pool Elevators.

Federal Grain Elevator

The former Federal grain elevator at Snowflake with the former Manitoba Pool grain elevator in the background (July 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Federal Grain Elevator

The former Federal grain elevator at Snowflake with its partially concealed office at right (July 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Federal Grain Elevator

Interior of the office for the former Federal grain elevator at Snowflake (July 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.04691, W98.66151
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Snowflake, RM of Pembina)

Sources:

We thank Neil Christoffersen for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 2 July 2016

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