A 51,900-bushel wooden grain elevator along Main Street in Arborg was built in 1967 and operated by the Paterson Grain Company. In 1968, two steel tanks were erected beside it, each with a capacity of 15,000 bushels. A 97,000-bushel wooden crib annex was added in 1973. At the time of a 2014 site visit, the facility was no longer serviced by railway tracks. Other elevators that were standing nearby in 1992 have since been removed.
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A (Main Street, Arborg)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B (Main Street, Arborg)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Liberty Grain Elevator / Searle Grain Elevator / Federal Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator C (Main Street, Arborg)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator D (Arborg)
Paterson Grain Brief, Reg Forbes Collection, 17-2002, Series II, Box 5, Grain Handling and Transportation Commission, Area 3 - Arborg 1032, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.
We thank Jean McManus, Joel Bouchard, and George Penner for providing information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 27 December 2022
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