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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Weidenfeld School No. 988 (Municipality of Rhineland)

The Weidenfeld School District was established in February 1898 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at SW36-2-2W in the Rural Municipality of Rhineland. In 1966, the district was dissolved and its area was divided between the Horndean School District and the Rosenfeld Consolidated School District, and later the Rhineland School Division.

Among the teachers of Weidenfeld School was Henry Krushel (1931-1937).

Weidenfeld School

Weidenfeld School (no date) by G. G. Neufeld
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 35.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.16989, W97.61635
denoted by symbol on the map above


Altona East topographic map, 62H/4 East, Edition 1 ASE, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].

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.

We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 April 2021

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