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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Western Canada Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A (Lavinia, Municipality of Hamiota)

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A wooden grain elevator at Lavinia, on the CNR Rapid City Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Hamiota, was built in 1909 for Western Canada Flour Mills. Sold in 1940 to Manitoba Pool Elevators, it was closed in 1974 and later demolished.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


A. H. Alldred


J. A. Richardson


A. H. Alldred


E. T. Revel


W. Robert White


R. V. McConnell


Wilson R. McQuay


W. A. Bell


Robin David Couvier


Cornelius D. Klassen


Ken Fleming

Photos & Coordinates

Aerial view of grain elevators at Lavinia, with Manitoba Pool at right

Aerial view of grain elevators at Lavinia, with Manitoba Pool at right (1956)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A15528-100

Site Location (lat/long): N50.27580, W100.66245
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B (Lavinia, Municipality of Hamiota)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lavinia Monument (Lavinia, Municipality of Hamiota)


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

This page was prepared by Denis Sabourin and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 February 2019

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