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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Alexander, RM of Whitehead)

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A wooden grain elevator at Alexander, on the CPR Broadview Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Whitehead, was operated by Paterson Grain. Traded to Manitoba Pool Elevators in mid-1988, it was destroyed by fire on 10 September 1990.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


J. C. Craven


W. A. Walker


W. H. House


Mr. Turner


W. H. House


L. A. Gamley


K. M. Van DeKerckhove



Photos & Coordinates

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Alexander

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Alexander (1990s)
Source: Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

Site Location (lat/long): N49.82923, W100.29303
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Alexander, RM of Whitehead)


“Farmers upset over exchange of elevators,” Brandon Sun, 13 August 1988, page 2.

Whitehead Wanderings: 1883-2010, Volume 2 by Whitehead History Committee, circa 2010, page 42.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 22 October 2018

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