Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator (Mercy Street, Selkirk)
A 40,000-bushel wooden grain elevator at Selkirk, on the CPR Winnipeg Beach Subdivision, was built in 1948 by Manitoba Pool Elevators. Fully renovated in 1971, a 100,000-bushel crib annex was built beside it in 1976, supplementing a 50,000-bushel balloon annex from 1953. Closed by Agricore in October 2000, the facility was demolished in early April 2002.
Agents / Buyers
Photos & Coordinates
Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.
Obituary [Hector Allan Maclaren], Winnipeg Free Press, 5 March 1960, page 15.
“Selkirk elevator shuts down,” Selkirk Journal, 6 November 2000, page 9.
“Going down,” Selkirk Journal, 8 April 2002, page 8.
Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.
This page was prepared by Matt Bialek and Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 8 August 2019