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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Earl Grey School No. 1527 (RM of St. Andrews)

The Earl Grey School District was organized formally in April 1910 and a school building operated on the southwest quarter of 36-13-3 east of the Principal Meridian, in the Rural Municipality of St. Andrews. It closed around 1967 as jurisdiction for the area became the responsibility of the Lord Selkirk School Division. The former school building was renovated into a private residence.

Among the teachers of Earl Grey School were Ernest H. Reid (late 1920s) and Audrey Linklater (1932-1934).

Earl Grey School

Earl Grey School (no date) by H. D. Cumming
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 134.

Earl Grey School

The former Earl Grey School building (July 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N50.13758, W97.07054
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Earl Grey School (340 Cockburn Street North, Winnipeg)

Sources:

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.

Beyond the Gates of Lower Fort Garry 1880-1981: R.M. of St. Andrews by Municipality of St. Andrews, 1982. [Manitoba Legislative Library, F5648.S22 Bey]

A Study of Public School Buildings in Manitoba by David Butterfield, Historic Resources Branch, Manitoba Department of Culture, Heritage and Tourism, 1994, 230 pages.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 November 2017

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