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Manitoba
History

No. 87


War
Memorials
in Manitoba


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Waskada, Municipality of Brenda-Waskada)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

A wooden grain elevator in Waskada, on the CPR Lyleton Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Brenda-Waskada, was formerly operated by the Manitoba Pool Elevators. Its Pool corporate emblem was removed when it became part of the short-lived Agricore, whose signage remains on the building. It is no longer served by a railway line.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1925-1935

W. P. Smith

1935-1936

J. Merrick

1936-1937

G. N. Henry

1937-1960

William T. Fraser

1960-1961 (A)

William T. Fraser

1960-1961 (B)

John Mitchell

1961-1963

William T. Fraser

1963-1974

M. D. Louttit

1974-1987

Danny B. Morris

1987-1991

Gerald Habing

1991-1998

Darrell Barker

Photos & Maps

Aerial view of the grain elevators at Waskada

Aerial view of the grain elevators at Waskada (1997)
Source: S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Waskada

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Waskada (August 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.09530, W100.80119
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Waskada, Municipality of Brenda-Waskada)

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 5 May 2018

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