Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lonesand School No. 1940 (Lonesand, RM of Stuartburn)

The Lonesand School District was established formally in July 1918 and a one-room schoolhouse operated in Lonesand in the Rural Municipality of Stuartburn. The district was dissolved in April 1967 and its catchment area became part of the Boundary School Division. The former school building remains at the site.

The former Lonesand School building

The former Lonesand School building (April 2018)
Source: Vicki Derksen-Duhame

The former Lonesand School building

The former Lonesand School building (August 2023)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Site Location (lat/long): N49.22306, W96.30590
denoted by symbol on the map above


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.

This page was prepared by Vicki Derksen-Duhame, Rose Kuzina, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 15 September 2023

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