Until late 2015 there were two Swan River grain elevators, both owned by Cargill.
Swan River A
The Swan River “A” grain elevator was located just north of the town of Swan River, Manitoba. The elevator was relatively modern and had three bins for additional storage, for a total capacity of 5,680 tonnes.
Swan River B
The Swan River “B” grain elevator was located in the middle of the town of Swan River, Manitoba. This Cargill grain elevator consisted of an elevator, a small annex and two concrete silos. It had a total capacity of 5,600 tonnes.
The “B” elevator was demolished in mid October 2015. Video by kcpenner
The Swan River Valley grain elevator is located just north of the town of Swan River, Manitoba. This elevator is owned by Richardson Pioneer. The elevator consists of a central orange elevator with three large storage bins on each side.
The elevator has a capacity of 13,310 tonnes and has storage for more than 100 rail cars on three tracks. It used to have a capacity of 4,850 tonnes but it was greatly expanded around 2002.