|Census Division||No. 5|
|• Governing Body||Rural Municipality of Albert Council|
|• MP||Larry Maguire|
|Time zone||CST (UTC−6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC−5)|
Bede is a community in the Rural Municipality of Albert, Manitoba, Canada. The community is located at the intersection of Highway 345 & Highway 83 between the communities of Broomhill and Bernice, approximately 115 km south-west of Brandon, Manitoba only 16 km north of the Town of Melita. Very little remains of Bede, only a historic school house and the community cemetery remain.
The first Post Office, located on 30-5-26W, was opened under the name of Shilson in 1897. It became Ruth in 1908 and was located on 18-5-26W. The P.O. became Bede in 1925. It became a Canadian Pacific railway point in 1906.
Bede is served by Manitoba highways 345 and 83.
- "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data". Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population. 2008-11-05. Retrieved 2009-01-30.
- Geographic Names of Manitoba (pg. 22) - the Millennium Bureau of Canada
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