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This Old
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Souris, Municipality of Souris-Glenwood)

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A wooden grain elevator in Souris, on the CPR Estevan Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Souris-Glenwood, was built in 1977 by Manitoba Pool Elevators, replacing an elevator destroyed by fire on 22 September 1976. It was later closed and its railway tracks were removed.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1929

H. A. Laidlaw

1929-1933

A. McKinnon

1933-1941

A. V. Staples

1941-1953

Harold Johnson

1953-1975

Raymond Sparrow

1975-1994

Roy W. Douglas

1994-1998

Wayne Suski

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris (August 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris (December 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.62522, W100.25671
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 15 December 2016

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