Historic Sites of Manitoba: Richard School No. 1092 (Somerset, Municipality of Lorne)
The Richard School District was established formally in June 1900 and a school operated in Somerset. In 1959, the district was consolidated with Bertram School No. 2097 and Harmer School No. 415 to form the Richard Consolidated School District No. 1092. Later, it became part of the Mountain School Division.
Photos & Coordinates
Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.
School District Formation Files [Richard School District No. 1092], GR1688, E0027, Archives of Manitoba.
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.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 6 October 2019