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Manitoba Communities: Pipestone (Unincorporated Village)

Municipality: Pipestone

The first homesteaders arrived in this area around 1881 and a village was established with the arrival of the Canadian Pacific Railway, in 1892.

Cory School

Postcard view of Pipestone (circa 1910)
Source: Andrew Cunningham

Cory School

Postcard view of railway station and water tower at Pipestone (no date) by W. Royle
Source: Rob McInnes, MN0309

Pipestone Presbyterian Church

Postcard view of Pipestone Presbyterian Church (no date) by W. Royle
Source: Gordon Goldsborough, 2015-0012

Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Pipestone.


Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

We thank Rob McInnes and Andrew Cunningham for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 April 2017

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