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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Reliance Grain Elevator B / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B / United Grain Growers Grain Elevator 3 (Inglis, RM of Riding Mountain West)

A wooden grain elevator at Inglis, on the CPR Russell Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Riding Mountain West, was built in 1940 by Reliance Grain beside a smaller one. These two elevators, once connected and operated from one office, were sold to Manitoba Pool in 1952. In 1971, during a friendly exchange involving United Grain Growers, Pool, and Paterson to consolidate shipping points, Pool sold its two Inglis elevators to UGG.

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevators at Inglis shortly after their transfer to United Grain Growers

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevators at Inglis shortly after their transfer to United Grain Growers (1972)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

The former Manitoba Pool grain elevators at Inglis shortly after their transfer to United Grain Growers

The former UGG grain elevators at Inglis shortly after being repainted to their earlier Reliance Grain colours (May 2007)
Source: Bernie Freeman

Site Location (lat/long): N50.94414, W101.24916
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Inglis Grain Elevators National Historic Site (Inglis, RM of Riding Mountain West)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Inglis, RM of Riding Mountain West)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Reliance Grain Elevator A / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A / United Grain Growers Grain Elevator 2 (Inglis, RM of Riding Mountain West)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: National Grain Elevator / Cargill Grain Elevator (Inglis, RM of Riding Mountain West)

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

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough, Glenn Dickson, and Bernie Freeman.

Page revised: 4 October 2017

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