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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

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