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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Spruce School No. 1502 (Spruce Siding, RM of Reynolds)

Spruce School was operated by the Birch River Municipal School District at the southwest corner of SW21-9-11E in what was later the Rural Municipality of Reynolds. The former schoolhouse was later renovated into a private residence.

Spruce School

Spruce School (no date) by J. H. Plewes
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectaors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 129.

Spruce School

The former Spruce School building (October 2015)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.75229, W96.04260
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

School District Formation Files [Birch River School District No. 1502], GR1688, E0027, Archives of Manitoba.

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 Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 20 November 2015

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