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History

No. 86


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Strathclair, RM of Yellowhead)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

A wooden grain elevator in Strathclair, on the CPR Bredenbury Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Yellowhead, was once operated by the United Grain Growers. Sold to Manitoba Pool in 1974, it has since been removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1913-1928

J. Marr Black

1928-1939

R. Turner

1939-1946

J. Marr Black

1946-1953

Howard McTavish

1953-1958

Jack Hunter

1958-1963

P. Bert Carr

1963-1973

Ron Radford

1973-1974

Norman R. Strong

Photos & Maps

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair with a Pioneer Grain grain elevator and Manitoba Pool grain elevator in the background (1962)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair with a former Pioneer Grain grain elevator and Manitoba Pool grain elevator in the background (1971)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair (1972)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Site Location (lat/long): N50.40349, W100.39872
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Pioneer Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Strathclair, RM of Yellowhead)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Reliance Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Strathclair, RM of Yellowhead)

Sources:

United Grain Growers Fonds, University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 October 2016

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