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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Grifton School No. 1619 (Grifton, Municipality of Grandview)

The Grifton School District was established in March 1912 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at SE29-27-23W in what is now the Municipality of Grandview. In 1967, the district was dissolved and its catchment area became part of the Grandview Consolidated School District and later the Intermountain School Division. No vestige of the former school building remains at the site.

Grifton School

Grifton School (no date) by H. L. Albright
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 4.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.33302, W100.65154
denoted by symbol on the map above


Baldy Mountain East topographic map, 62N/7 East, Edition 2, Series A743 [Archives of Manitoba].

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 April 2021

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