This site in the Souris River valley, near Melita in the Municipality of Two Borders, is a late prehistoric site from the Blackduck phase. It has been occupied periodically over the past 1600 years. Archeological excavations have been done at the site. To maintain the integrity of this nationally-designated historic site, its location given here is only approximate.
Interpretive signage at the Brockinton site (May 2017)
Source: Ken Storie
Approximate Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.20112, W101.03352
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Plaques for Persons, Events and Sites of National Historic Significance
Memorable Manitobans: Percy Brockinton (1892-1985)
Brockinton Site, Turtle Mountain - Souris Plains Heritage Association.
We thank Sandra Hollender (Parks Canada Agency) for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Ken Storie.
Page revised: 15 August 2019
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