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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Swan Woody School No. 2307 (RM of Mountain)

The Swan Woody School District was established formally in June 1947 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at SW10-39-25W in the Rural Municipality of Mountain. The district was dissolved in 1967 and its catchment area became part of the Swan Valley School Division. No vestige of the former schoolhouse remains at the site but the building now stands at NE10-39-25W.

The former Swan Woody School building

The former Swan Woody School building (June 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N52.33065, W100.97330
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.

Boots, Buggies & Buses: Swan Valley Schools in Quest of Education, Swan Valley School Division No. 35, circa 1998.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 May 2021

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