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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Avon School No. 1989 (RM of DeSalaberry)

The Avon School District was organized formally in July 1919 and a one-room, wood frame schoolhouse operated at NE6-4-5E in the Rural Municipality of DeSalaberry. The district was dissolved in 1962 and its area became part of the St. Malo Consolidated School District.

Avon School

Avon School (no date) by James Tod
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 73.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.28085, W96.89477
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Avonlea School No. 1606 (Municipality of Minitonas-Bowsman)

Sources:

St Malo West topographic map, 62H/7 West, Edition 2, Series A743 [Archives of Manitoba].

One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 April 2021

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