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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Menteith Union School No. 313 (RM of Sifton)

The Menteith School District was established formally in November 1883 but a school did not operate here, on the northeast corner of 8-7-22 west of the Principal Meridian, in the Rural Municipality of Sifton, until 1890. It was a union school by virtue of its catchment area including land in adjoining Rural Municipality of Glenwood. It closed in October 1919 as local children began attending the Deleau Consolidated School.

Menteith Union School commemorative sign

Menteith Union School commemorative sign (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.56197, W100.49823
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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: 21 July 2019

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