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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Rapid City, RM of Oakview)

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A wooden grain elevator at Rapid City, on the CPR Rapid City Subdivision in what is now the Rural Municipality of Oakview, was built in 1926 and operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. The railway line was abandoned in 1980 and the elevator closed in December 1980. The building was demolished in the fall of 1981.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


E. Siverson


A. S. King


Harold B. Graham


Murray A. Pangman


K. D. Andres


Keith D. Chase


James A. Henderson


Lloyd G. Miller

Photos & Coordinates

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Rapid City

Manitoba Pool Elevator at Rapid City (no date)
Source: Julie Harris

Manitoba Pool grain elevator undergoing demolition in background of National grain elevator

Manitoba Pool grain elevator undergoing demolition in background of National grain elevator (circa 1980)
Source: Julie Harris

Site Location (lat/long): N50.12524, W100.03652
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: National Grain Elevator (Rapid City, RM of Oakview)


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

“Building materials,” Brandon Sun, 6 October 1981, page 17.

We thank Julie Harris for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 October 2020

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