Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 142 years


Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Cypress River, RM of Victoria)

Link to:
Agents / Buyers | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

A wooden grain elevator at Cypress River, on the CPR Glenboro Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Victoria, was built by the Paterson Grain Company in 1927. Expanded with balloon annexes in 1940, 1953, and 1963, the annexes were replaced by four steel tanks in the 1980s.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1927-1985

?

1985-1989

Wayne “Bud” King

1989-2008

Jim McCulloch

2008-?

Chad Cnudde

Photos & Coordinates

Aerial view of the grain elevators at Cypress River

Aerial view of the grain elevators at Cypress River (July 2018)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River

Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River (October 2015)
Source: Jean McManus

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River (July 2018)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River

Aerial view of the Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River (August 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.55434, W99.09110
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Paterson Grain Elevator (Cypress River, RM of Victoria)

Sources:

Pioneers Perseverance & Progress: Cypress River Addendum 2000 by Cypress River History, 2000, page 14.

“N. M. Paterson & Sons Ltd. purchases Agricore United facility in Cypress River,” Glenboro Gazette, 13 April 2004, page 2.

We thank Jean McManus, Justin De Baets, and George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 December 2020

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.


Search Tips | Suggest a Site | FAQ | Acknowledgements

Send inquiries to the MHS Webmaster.

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2021 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.