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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Rosenheim School No. 1306 (Municipality of Rhineland)

The Rosenheim School District was established in August 1904 and a one-room schoolhouse was built at NW14-3-2W in what is now the Municipality of Rhineland. In 1966, the district was dissolved. Its area became part of the Horndean School District which, on 18 August 1971, joined the Rhineland School Division. The former teacherage was demolished and the school building was moved to Plum Coulee where it was converted into a private residence.

The original Rosenheim School building

The original Rosenheim School building (no date) by G. G. Neufeld
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 95.

Rosenheim School

Rosenheim School (1950s)
Source: Altona and District Heritage Research Centre

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.22154, W97.63414
denoted by symbol on the map above


Altona East topographic map, 62H/4 East, Edition 1 ASE, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].

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 Al Schmidt (Altona and District Heritage Research Centre) and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 April 2021

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