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

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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 Reliance Grain Company. Sold to Manitoba Pool in 1948, a new elevator was built beside it in 1957 and the old elevator was converted to an annex. In 1974, the company bought two nearby elevators from United Grain Growers. All have since been removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1947-1952

William Craig

1952-1957

Stewart Anderson

1957-1991

Howard C. Pahl

1991-1992

Alvin Soloway

1992-1995

Barry Semple

1995-1998

Terry Jackson

Photos & Maps

United Grain Growers grain elevator at Strathclair

In the background of this photo of the United Grain Growers grain elevators at Strathclair is the original Manitoba Pool grain elevator being used as an annex for a newer elevator (1971)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Strathclair

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Strathclair (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Strathclair

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Strathclair (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Site Location (lat/long): N50.40397, W100.40023
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

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

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

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 October 2016

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