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No. 86


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This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Manitoba Business: Young Grain Company

Established by brothers Duncan D. Young, Finlay M. Young, and Fred W. Young, the company operated a network of country grain elevators in southwestern Manitoba in the early 20th century. The company was sold to the Paterson Grain Company in 1922.

Country Elevators

Location

Rail

Built

1917
Capacity
(bushels)

Comments

Anvers

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Cameron

CPR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Cartwright

CPR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Crystal City

CPR

?

60,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Deloraine

CPR

?

15,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Dunrea

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Elgin

CNR

1898

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Enterprise

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Killarney

CPR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Lena

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Minto

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Mountainside

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Wakopa

CNR

?

30,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Waskada

CPR

?

20,000

Sold to Paterson (1922)

Sources:

List of Grain Elevators, Warehouses, Flour, Feed and Oatmeal Mills, February 1917, Legislative Library of Manitoba, SB190 Lis.

Elevator Company Files [Temporary Box #1], Paterson Grain Company, John Everitt Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 21 January 2018

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