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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lowland School No. 1684 (RM of Bifrost)

The Lowland School District was established formally in June 1913 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at the northeast corner of SE2-24-1E in the Rural Municipality of Bifrost. The district was dissolved in 1966 and its catchment area became part of the Arborg Consolidated School District and later the Evergreen School Division.

Among the teachers of Lowland School was Cas Hollinger.

Lowland School

Lowland School (no date) by H. D. Cumming
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 16.

Site Location (lat/long): N51.04500, W97.34549
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

School District Formation Files [Lowland School District No. 1684], GR1688, E0027, Archives of Manitoba.

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: 17 May 2015

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