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Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Canadian Consolidated Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Private Grain Elevator (Sinclair, RM of Pipestone)

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A wooden grain elevator in Sinclair, on the CPR Arcola Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone, was formerly operated by the Canadian Consolidated Grain Company. In 1959, all its country elevators were sold to United Grain Growers, which then traded this elevator to Manitoba Pool Elevators. Later privately owned, it was used for a time for local grain storage.

Agents / Buyers


Agent / Buyer


W. R. Sabiston


J. W. Hyslop




A. A. McKinnon


Harold B. Graham




Maurice J. McCowan


Howard M. Wilton


Eugene Trush

Photos & Maps

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Sinclair

Aerial view of the Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Sinclair (1990s)
Source: S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Sinclair

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Sinclair (September 2014)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.56964, W101.28864
denoted by symbol on the map above


United Grain Growers Fonds, MSS76, Box 60, University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 30 January 2018

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