A wooden grain elevator at Souris, on the CPR Estevan Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Souris-Glenwood, was built in 1977 by Manitoba Pool Elevators, replacing an elevator destroyed by fire on 22 September 1976. It was later closed and its railway tracks were removed.
Agent / Buyer
H. A. Laidlaw
A. V. Staples
Roy W. Douglas
The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris (August 2014)
Source: Jean McManus
The former Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris (December 2016)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough
Aerial view of the former Manitoba Pool grain elevator in Souris (August 2020)
Source: George Penner
Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.62522, W100.25671
denoted by symbol on the map above
Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 27 December 2020
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