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Manitoba Business: Lacour & Schioler

This Winnipeg-based company established by Pierre Lacour and Knud Birch Schioler was responsible for construction projects around Manitoba in the 1920s, after which it appears that Lacour moved to Europe while Schioler started a financial and insurance business.

Some of their construction works in Manitoba included:

Building

Location

Year

Status

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 480

RM of Portage la Prairie

1919

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 480

RM of Portage la Prairie

1919

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 537

Shoal Lake, RM of Yellowhead

1920

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 547

Municipality of Louise

1920

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 849

RM of Rockwood

1921

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 850

RM of Rockwood

1921

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 861

RM of Dufferin

1921

 

Concrete Beam Bridge No. 1003

Municipality of Two Borders

1923

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1009

Broomhill, Municipality of Two Borders

1923

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1177

Roseisle, RM of Dufferin

1925

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1178

Roseisle, RM of Dufferin

1925

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1255

Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester

1926

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1258

Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester

1926

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1251

Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester

1927

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1256

Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester

1927

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1257

Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester

1927

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1346

RM of Killarney-Turtle Mountain

1927

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1347

RM of Killarney-Turtle Mountain

1927

 

Concrete Beam Bridge No. 1348

RM of Killarney-Turtle Mountain

1927

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1403

RM of Portage la Prairie

1927

 

Concrete Culvert Bridge No. 1566

Municipality of Grassland

1928

 

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Knud Birch Schioler (1891-1974)

Sources:

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

“Wounded [Peter Lacour],” Winnipeg Tribune, 27 August 1943, page 11.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 22 December 2021

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