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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Brockinton Indian Sites (Municipality of Two Borders)

This site in the Souris River valley, near the town of 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

Interpretive signage at the Brockinton site (May 2017)
Source: Ken Storie

Approximate Site Location (lat/long): N49.20112, W101.03352
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

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.

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Ken Storie.

Page revised: 8 May 2017

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