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Insinger Doukhobor Farm

District: Insinger
Province: Saskatchewan
Country: Canada
 
In 1909, the CCUB purchased 640 acres of wooded land in the Insinger district of Saskatchewan. There, it established an unnamed communal farm settlement. In winter, Doukhobor work crews cut the trees into cordwood and shipped them via the Canadian National Railway to Yorkton to fuel the CCUB brickworks. In summer, the cleared land was sown into crop. The farm settlement was sold in 1926 after the land was completely cleared. [7-29-8-W2] [51.49802 N, -103.12091 W]
 

 

 

 
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