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Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B (Lavinia, Municipality of Hamiota)

A wooden grain elevator at Lavinia, on the CNR Rapid City Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Hamiota, was built in 1918 for United Grain Growers. Closed in 1958, it was traded to Manitoba Pool Elevators in August 1962, becoming its Pool B. The elevator was closed in 1972 and later demolished.

Aerial view of grain elevators at Lavinia, with the UGG elevator at left

Aerial view of grain elevators at Lavinia, with the UGG elevator at left (1956)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A15528-100

Site Location (lat/long): N50.27574, W100.66328
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Western Canada Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A (Lavinia, Municipality of Hamiota)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lavinia Monument (Lavinia, Municipality of Hamiota)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Denis Sabourin and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 February 2019

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