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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Beatty School No. 1556 (Municipality of West Interlake)

The Beatty School District was organized in April 1917, taking over the number originally used by the Ashern School District. A one-room schoolhouse operated at the northwest corner of NE28-25-7W in what is now the Municipality of West Interlake. In 1967, the district was dissolved and its catchment area became part of the Lakeshore School Division.

Beatty School

Beatty School (no date) by J. H. Plewes
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 139.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.19967, W98.38504
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

School District Formation Files [Beatty School District No. 1556], GR1688, E0027, 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: 30 April 2021

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