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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Rosenburg School No. 1773 (Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton)

The Rosenburg School District was organized formally in February 1915 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at the northwest corner of NW24-24-2E in what is now the Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton. The district was dissolved in 1967 and its catchment area became part of the Evergreen School Division. The former school building was renovated into a private residence. At the time of a 2015 site visit, the building stood vacant.

The former Rosenburg School building

The former Rosenburg School building (May 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Interior of the former Rosenburg School building

Interior of the former Rosenburg School building (May 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.09686, W97.20304
denoted by symbol on the map above


School District Formation Files [Rosenburg School District No. 1773], 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.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 April 2021

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