Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society Grain Elevator / Paterson Grain Elevator (Cabot, RM of Cartier)

A wooden grain elevator at Cabot, on the CNR Cabot Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Cartier, was built around 1938 by the Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society. Sold to Paterson Grain in 1967, it was moved to Dacotah in 1971.

Aerial view of grain elevator at Cabot

Aerial view of grain elevator at Cabot (1960)
Source: Manitoba Air Photo Library, A17458-18

Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society grain elevator at Cabot

Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society grain elevator at Cabot (no date)
Source: The Vintage Locomotive Society

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87472, W97.58993
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Dacotah, RM of Cartier)


Grain Elevators in Canada, compiled by Board of Grain Commissioners for Canada, Winnipeg, 1912-1930, 1930-1953, 1953-1998 [Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries], 1998-2016 [Canadian Grain Commission].

Financial support for research reported on this page was provided by the Manitoba Heritage Grants Program (grant 19F-H51134, 2019-2020).

We thank Paul Newsome for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Denis Sabourin (Denis Sabourin Geomatics).

Page revised: 30 March 2020

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