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Chapter 18: Transport and Communications: Past and Present

18.47: Airfield at Souris

The airfield 1 at Souris is located about 2½ miles (4.0 km) east of town. It has the same general arrangement as at Carberry, with two runways in each direction 2 about 0.5 miles (0.8 km) long. Airport-related buildings are located to the south 3.

Note also:

PTH 2 4 that follows the township line between townships 7 and 8; the CP line 5 that crosses PTH 2; and the route followed by a trans-continental pipeline 6.

Figure 18.47: Airfield at Souris

Figure 18.47: Airfield at Souris

Figure 18.47

Vertical air photograph: A24519-222

Flight height: 26,200 feet a.s.l.; lens focal length: 153.22 mm

Scale: 1:49,500 (approx.)

Date: August 1, 1976

Location: Township 8; Range 20WI

Map sheets: 1:250,000 62F Virden

                    1:50,000 62F/9 Souris