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Elcott

Elcott, Saskatchewan, Canada

Unincorporated Area

Origin of the Name Elcott is unknown to me.
I would assume named after a member of the GTPR but nothing found to prove it.

Located on SW 1/4 Section 24, Township 1, Range 3, W2

Latitude 49° 03' 00“ N
Longitude 102° 18' 02” W

Elevation 1843 ft

Located in Enniskillen RM #3

Located on the Northgate-Regina CNR Line 3 miles North of Northgate and US border
Originally the GTPR, see history Link below.

Today nothing but a couple groves of trees here.
Not even a sign off highway 9 to mark the spot.
Across the highway is an oil pump jack, with tank.

1929 T. E. Austin was the Pool Elevator buyer at Elcott.
Alexander Chilton was another Pool Agent here.

The Searle Grain Company operated here, ca 1955, and this company later became the Federal Grain Company
Harry Owen Clow was Elevator Manager ca 1955-59


Part of My Dad's 1927 Map showing Elcott

Canadian National Realties Ltd. sold this land to Ole Grenseth

Located on the Grand Trunk Railroad / CNR /

Regina-Boundary Branch Line

GTPR Regina Boundary Branch Line

Originally Created Mar 28, 2011




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  • Last modified: 2017/10/21 21:57
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