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Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator “A” / Private Grain Elevator (Cromer, RM of Pipestone)

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A wooden grain elevator in the village of Cromer, on the CNR Cromer Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone, was built by United Grain Growers and traded, in 1979, to Manitoba Pool Elevators. At the time of a 2014 site visit, it appears to be in use for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


Hardie P. Lewis

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Cromer

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Cromer (1982)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Cromer Grain Elevator

The former Cromer grain elevator “A” (2008)
Source: Bernie Freeman

Cromer Grain Elevator

The former Cromer grain elevator “A” (September 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.73237, W101.23667
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator “B” (Cromer, RM of Pipestone)


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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough, Glenn Dickson, Bernie Freeman, and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 4 September 2016

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