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Manitoba
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No. 87


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
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Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Mather, Municipality of Cartwright-Roblin)

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A wooden grain elevator in Mather, on the CPR Napinka Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Cartwright-Roblin, was built in 1928 by Manitoba Pool Elevators. An annex was built beside it in 1969. Renovated in 1971 and 1986, the elevator closed on 31 December 1996 and has since been removed from the site.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1926-1927

A. R. Coulthard

1927-1930

H. A. Thompson

1930-1933

W. P. Waters

1933-1938

J. W. Hyslop

1938-1942

J. A. Roe

1942-1952

A. W. Winlaw

1952-1960

L. E. Willett

1960-1968

K. Porter

1968-1996

Harry A. Lyle

Photos & Maps

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Mather

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Mather (1980s)
Source: S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

The Manitoba Pool and United Grain Growers grain elevators at Miami

The Manitoba Pool and United Grain Growers grain elevators at Miami (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

The Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Miami

The Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Miami (no date)
Source: Agricore United Engineering Department, Tom Price (Mgr), provided by Glenn Dickson (University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections)

Site Location (lat/long): N49.09892, W99.19349
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 November 2017

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