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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Overdale School No. 582 (RM of Pembina)

The Overdale School District was established in May 1889 and a wood frame school building operated at NW34-1-8W in the Rural Municipality of Pembina. It closed in 1964 as students from this area went to Manitou Consolidated School. The district became part of the Pembina Valley School Division.

Among the teachers of Overdale School was Carolyne Alexandra McBean.

Overdale School

Overdale School (no date) by G. G. Neufeld
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-1, page 91.

Overdale School sign at the former building site

Overdale School sign at the former building site (June 2013)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.08903, W98.45977
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: 24 December 2017

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