|Settlement Stories from Manitoba. Ken Storie.|
|Thomas Rosser. MHS.|
True to his word, no divisional point was set up at Grand Valley, and the town of Brandon emerged two miles further west. Berton reports that it was later proven that Rosser and other CPR officials were in fact speculating in real estate themselves, making personal profit off inside knowledge of future station locations.
Ken Storie's Settlement Stories from Manitoba. has great detail and further pictures, maps and newsclippings of Grand Valley and Brandon during the railway era.