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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Centre Avenue West, Carman)

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A wooden grain elevator at Carman, on the CPR Carman Subdivision, was built in 1928 by Manitoba Pool Elevators for a local cooperative. Destroyed by fire in August 1959, it was rebuilt the following year. A new annex was built beside it in 1963. The facility closed in 1983 and was later removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


J. Stone


J. A. Fox


F. A. Newman


Gordon Alexander Greenaway (1898-1983)


A. J. Johnson


E. R. “Ted” Stewart


Irvin Alfred Greig (1918-1994)


Robert J. Wilson


Robert J. Davidson

Photos & Coordinates

Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator

Site Location (lat/long): N49.50885, W98.00776
denoted by symbol on the map above


Obituary [Irvin Alfred Greig], Swan Valley Star & Times, 27 July 1994, page 28.

Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 August 2020

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