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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ogilvie Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Howden, RM of Rosedale)

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A wooden grain elevator at the Howden siding on the CNR Neepawa Subdivision, in the Rural Municipality of Rosedale, was built in 1903 by Ogilvie Flour Mills. Sold to Manitoba Pool Elevators in 1959, it operated until July 1971 when it was closed and demolished in March 1975.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


Charlie Fox


Tom Gill


Billy Rab


William Cook Coulter (1856-1928)


? Coulter


? Coulter


William “Bill” Allen


J. R. McGorman


H. C. Johnston


Cam G. Smith


R. S. Funk

Photos & Coordinates

Aerial photo of the Howden elevator site

Aerial photo of the Howden elevator site (1964)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library

Site Location (lat/long): N50.30312, W99.47955
denoted by symbol on the map above


Rosedale Remembers: 1884-1984 by Rosedale Centennial Committee, 1984, page 97.

Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives.

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

Page revised: 25 June 2019

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