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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Elkwood School No. 1607 (RM of Alonsa)

The Elkwood School District was established formally in March 1912 and a one-room school operated in 24-20-11W in the Rural Municipality of Alonsa. No information on the later history of the school has yet been located.

Elkwood School

Elkwood School (no date) by C. K. Rogers
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 2.

Former site of Elkwood School

Former site of Elkwood School (November 2018)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.71176, W98.88055
denoted by symbol on the map above

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: 27 June 2019

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