Village of Girvin, Saskatchewan

The Buffalo (and Red River Cart)

Bison and CartBison and Cart
Designer: Don Wilkins (Girvin, SK)

When Built: 1999

Dimensions:
Lifesize

Construction Materials:
Metal

Location:
Southwest side of Highway 11 towards the entrance to the town.

Reason for Building:

Members of communities along Highway #11 from Lumsden to Hanley have formed a group called the Midlakes Community Coalition. This Ox and Cart, along with the Surveyor (Chamberlain, SK), Ox and Cart (Aylesbury, SK) and the Buffalo Hunter (Craik, SK) are tied to this initiative. These particular monuments were created by Don Wilkins and feature ox carts.

Additional Information:

Information Source: Town of Craik

Picture Source: Town of Craik

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Created By DMY on August 16, 2000
Last Updated: August 19, 2002