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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Russell, Municipality of Russell-Binscarth)

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A wooden grain elevator in Russell, on the CPR Russell Subdivision in the Municipality of Russell-Binscarth, was built in 1975 by Manitoba Pool Elevators. It closed in 1997 and is now used for private grain storage.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1940-1946

L. W. Leifer

1946-1947

J. Stevens

1947-1950

L. W. Leifer

1950-1951

S. E. Stevens

1951-1965

L. W. Leifer

1965-1983

Larry J. Burgess

1983-1991

Rick J. Hamilton

1991-1995

R. Murray Hagyard

1995-1997

Brent J. Burton

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Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Russell

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Russell (May 2016)
Source: Bernadine Brown

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Russell

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Russell (May 2016)
Source: Bernadine Brown

Site Location (lat/long): N50.77880, W101.27778
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Bernadine Brown.

Page revised: 6 December 2016

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