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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Kemnay, RM of Whitehead)

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A 34,000-bushel wooden grain elevator in Kemnay, on the CPR Broadview Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Whitehead, was built in 1928 by Manitoba Pool Elevators. It was closed around 1968 and moved to the Dearborn Hutterite Colony north of Alexander (about N49.90732, W100.26620).

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1959

Herbert Daniel Haggerty (1899-1973)

1959-1961

Gary R. Small

1962

John McGee

1962-1967

D. J. MacDonald

1967-1968

Ronald N. Maryniuk

Photos & Maps

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool elevator at Franklin

Site Location (lat/long): N, W
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Grain Elevators in Canada, compiled by Board of Grain Commissioners for Canada, Winnipeg, 1912-1930, 1930-1953, 1953-1998 [Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries], 1998-2016 [Canadian Grain Commission].

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

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Patty Lawson.

Page revised: 13 March 2017

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