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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Cleophas School No. 1398 (RM of Lorne)

The Cleophas School District was established in October 1906 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at SW26-5-9W in the Rural Municipality of Lorne. In 1959, the district was dissolved and its area became part of the St. Leon Village Consolidated School District and later the Mountain School Division.

Cleophas School

Cleophas School (no date) by G. H. Robertson
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 111.

Site Location (lat/long): N49.41455, W98.56826
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Somerset East topographic map, 62G/7 East, Edition 1, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].

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: 2 April 2014

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