Historic Sites of Manitoba: Londonderry School No. 1151 (Municipality of Russell-Binscarth)

The Londonderry School District was organized formally in May 1901. A school building operated from 1902 on the southeast quarter of 28-21-28 west of the Principal Meridian in what is now the Municipality of Russell-Binscarth. It closed permanently in 1967. The building is no longer present at the site but a monument commemorates it.

Londonderry School commemorative monument

Londonderry School commemorative monument (June 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.83052, W101.29972
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.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 February 2021

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society. The information is offered for historical interest only.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Inclusion in this collection does not confer special status or protection. Official heritage designation may only come from municipal, provincial, or federal governments. Some sites are on private property and permission to visit must be secured from the owner.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.

Send corrections and additions to this page
to the MHS Webmaster at webmaster@mhs.mb.ca.

Search Tips | Suggest an Historic Site | FAQ

Help us keep history alive!