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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Eden School No. 510 (Municipality of Hamiota)

The Eden School District was formally established in June 1887. It operated a school at this location until August 1918 when it consolidated with Scotia School No. 290 to form Oakner Consolidated School No. 290, in the nearby village of Oakner in the Municipality of Hamiota. This concrete cairn, erected in 1978 by the Eden School Historical Group, marks the site of the former school.

Eden School commemorative monument

Eden School commemorative monument (September 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N50.09342, W100.60130
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Eden Consolidated School No. 1661 / J. M. Young School (Eden, RM of Rosedale)

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.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 December 2018

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