Foremost

Grain elevators in Foremost, AB, October 2015
Grain elevators in Foremost, AB, October 2015

There are three grain elevators in Foremost, Alberta:

  1. An ex Alberta Wheat Pool “Buffalo” grain elevator;
  2. An ex Alberta Wheat Pool wooden elevator with annex; and
  3. Frankish Farms elevator (a fertilizer elevator?)
Buffalo grain elevator in Foremost, Alberta. October 2015.
Buffalo grain elevator in Foremost, Alberta. October 2015.

Foremost is now served by 40 Mile Rail, a local shortline on the former CP Stirling subdivision.

Foremost, AB grain elevator, Jan 2018. Copyright by Michael Truman.
Foremost, AB grain elevator, Jan 2018. Copyright by Michael Truman.

See this article by the Galt Historic Railway Park for more detail on the Buffalo 2000 elevator.

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