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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Ewart, RM of Pipestone)

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A wooden grain elevator in Ewart, on the CPR Reston Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone, was built in 1926 and operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. The railway line was abandoned in September 1960 and the elevator closed in August 1961. Five years later, the building was moved to Linklater.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1926-1944

W. J. Love

1944-1946

N. G. Love

1946-1949

W. G. Hamilton

1949-1951

J. P. Lawrence

1951-1952

D. I. Cameron

1952-1956

S. J. McLean

1956-1960

G. A. Cochrane

1960-1961

B. J. Giesbrecht

Photos & Coordinates

Aerial photo of Ewart showing the Manitoba Pool grain elevator

Aerial photo of Ewart showing the Manitoba Pool grain elevator (1958)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A16406-99

Site Location (lat/long): N49.64373, W101.21565
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Reston East topographic map, 62F/11 East, Edition 1, Series A743 [Archives of Manitoba].

Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Denis Sabourin (Denis Sabourin Geomatics).

Page revised: 25 January 2020

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