Historic Sites of Manitoba: Inglis School No. 2107 (Inglis, RM of Riding Mountain West)

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The Inglis School District was established in August 1923 and a school building operated in Inglis in what is now the Rural Municipality of Riding Mountain West.





Henry Royal Dwyer (1905-1996)


William Harold Copeland (?-?)


John Edward “Jack” Dawson (c1912-1982)


Emily M. Bennett


Elizabeth McKay


Stanley Gertz


Sidney Merlin Spidell (1900-1997)


Michael P. Yakimishyn


J. S. Nelson


W. Henderson


Among the teachers who worked at Inglis School were Mildred Edith Richarda Dowd, James Andrew McKaughan, Marjorie G. Dance, and Charles M. Langford.

Photos & Coordinates

Inglis School

Inglis School (no date) by H. L. Albright
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 95.

The former Inglis School building, now used as office space

The former Inglis School building, now used as office space (August 2013)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.94825, W101.25077
denoted by symbol on the map above


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.

We thank Lynn Jones and Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 February 2020

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