Obélisque de Mascouche - Mascouche, Qc,Canada
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N 45° 44.717 W 073° 37.354
18T E 607145 N 5066669
Quick Description: Obélisque de Mascouche is located in Mascouche, Qc,Canada.
Location: Quebec, Canada
Date Posted: 3/4/2012 1:31:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMDX16
St. Henri de Mascouche is one of the oldest parishes of the Province of Quebec. It was founded in 1750 and had 542 inhabitants.
In 2000, Mascouche conducted on September 14th, the official unveiling of its obelisk .
The work symbolizes the link between past and future generations.
The monument also reflects the generation that will grow, thanks to its inclusion on the three pillars of the name of 135 children born in the parish in 2000.
Commemoration: 250 ans de Mascouche
Date of Founding: 1750
Date of Commemoration: Sept. 14th, 2000
Parc Du Grand Coteau
2600, boulevard de Mascouche
Web site if available: [Web Link]
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