Bankend, Saskatchewan

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Bankend, Saskatchewan
Village
Bankend, Saskatchewan is located in Saskatchewan
Bankend, Saskatchewan
Location of Bankend in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 51°31′01″N 103°51′00″W / 51.517°N 103.85°W / 51.517; -103.85Coordinates: 51°31′01″N 103°51′00″W / 51.517°N 103.85°W / 51.517; -103.85
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region South west, Saskatchewan
Census division Division No. 10
Area
 • Total 500.488 km2 (193.239 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 95
 • Density 0.19/km2 (0.49/sq mi)
Postal code S0A 0G0
Area code(s) 306

Bankend is a hamlet in the central part of Saskatchewan, Canada. Other towns in the area include Foam Lake, Ituna, Leslie, Wishart, West Bend and Leross. Bankend is located between the Touchwood Hills and the Beaver Hills. Bankend was a booming agricultural community in 1928, HWY 35 arrived, and four grain elevators were built.[1]

Transportation[edit]

Bankend is located on HWY 35 and near the junction of HWY 35 and HWY 743.[2]

Demographic Statistics[edit]

Bankend was counted within the Emerald No. 277 [3]

Notable Persons[edit]

  • Henry Dayday Saskatoon Mayor was born near Bankend.[4]

Education[edit]

  • CRESSWELL SD#2074 was a one-room school house which was built near Bankend, SK.[5]

Area statistics[edit]

  • Dominion Land Survey 13-29-14-W2
  • Time zone (est) UTC-6

Location relative to other SK communities[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "History Page - Hamlet of Bankend, Sask Sk". Archived from the original on 2007-06-19. 
  2. ^ "Saskatchewan City and Town Maps - Foam Lake". 2005-07-29. Archived from the original on 7 April 2007. Retrieved 2007-04-19.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  3. ^ Government of Canada, Statistics Canada (2007-03-13). "Statistics Canada 2006 Community Profiles". Retrieved 2007-04-19. [dead link]
  4. ^ "City of Saskatoon Archives - Mayors - Henry Dayday Biography". 1999–2006. Archived from the original on October 11, 2006. Retrieved 2007-04-19.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  5. ^ "Saskatchewan Gen Web - One Room School Project -". Retrieved 2007-04-19. 
  6. ^ "Saskatchewan City and Town Maps - Foam Lake". 2005-07-29. Archived from the original on 7 April 2007. Retrieved 2007-04-19.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)

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