Historic Sites of Manitoba: Pierson Centennial Monument (Pierson, Municipality of Two Borders)

The village of Pierson in the Municipality of Two Borders was established in 1891, along the line of the Canadian Pacific Railway, commemorating CPR banker Jean L. Pierson (1854-1944). A monument at this site was erected in 1991 for the centenary of the community, using funds donated by the Royal Bank of Canada and local donors.

Pierson centennial monument

Pierson centennial monument (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.17754, W101.25828
denoted by symbol on the map above


Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 January 2021

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