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Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (Endcliffe, RM of Riding Mountain West)

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A 27,000-bushel wooden grain elevator at the railway siding of Endcliffe, on the former CNR Tonkin Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Riding Mountain West, was built in 1916 and operated by United Grain Growers. The elevator closed on 31 July 1970 and was demolished in April 1972. The railway line was abandoned and the tracks were removed.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


R. J. Young




C. G. Evans


H. M. Brisbin


P. J. Hobler


F. B. Johnstone


W. R. Robb


George H. Gunn


Roy G. McCann


P. Bert Carr


Harry A. Perrick


Ed Salamonwicz


J. Court Denham

Photos & Maps

United Grain Growers Grain Elevator at Endcliffe

United Grain Growers Grain Elevator at Endcliffe (1961)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson

Site Location (lat/long): N50.86794, W101.36503
denoted by symbol on the map above


United Grain Growers Fonds, MSS76, Box 60 [Russell], University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.

Inglis West topographic map, 62K/14 West, Edition 1, Series A743 [Archives of Manitoba].

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough, Glenn Dickson, and Mike Lisowski.

Page revised: 27 June 2016

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