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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator A (Tilston, Municipality of Two Borders)

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A wooden grain elevator at Tilston, on the CPR Alida Subdivision in what is now the Municipality of Two Borders, was formerly operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. When an adjacent elevator was purchased in 1959, it became known as Pool Elevator A.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1929

D. A. Moore

1929-1946

C. C. Miller

1946-1948

D. Stuart Lind

1948-1949

L. W. Duncan

1949-1950

D. Stuart Lind

1950-1952

L. W. Duncan

1952-1957

E. Brown Andrews

1957-1962

Lloyd G. Miller

1962-1968

Lou C. Deeley

1968-1969

Garry M. Kidd

1969-1969

Ronald N. Maryniuk

1969-1973

Arthur E. “Art” Godfrey

1973-1976

William E. “Ed” Lowton

Photos & Coordinates

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator A at Tilston

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator A at Tilston (August 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 1991.

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator A at Tilston

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

Former coal shed at Manitoba Pool grain elevator A at Tilston

Former coal shed at Manitoba Pool grain elevator A at Tilston (August 2016)
Source: Jean McManus

Aerial view of former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Tilston

Aerial view of former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Tilston (August 2019)
Source: Steve Boyko

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.39202, W101.31749
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lake of the Woods Grain Elevator / Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator B (Tilston, Municipality of Two Borders)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Abandoned Manitoba

Sources:

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

We thank Jean McManus and Steve Boyko for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 September 2019

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