CNHS - Canal-de-Carillon - Carillon Canal
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N 45° 34.055 W 074° 22.541
18T E 548717 N 5046194
Quick Description: Cette plaque décrit un Lieu historique national du Canada et est située sur la rue rue du Barrage, à Carillon. This plaque describes a Canadian National Historic Site and is located on du Barrage Street, in Carillon.
Location: Quebec, Canada
Date Posted: 5/8/2012 4:42:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMECQ3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 11

Long Description:
The texte sur la plaque se lit comme suit:
Tracé et construit par les ingénieurs de l'armée anglaise. Commencé en 1826, fini en 1833, agrandi de 1871-1882. L'un des canaux qui, par la voie du Saint-Laurent et des rivières Ottawa, Rideau et Cataraqui, relient Montréal à Ottawa et à Kingston.
The text on the plaque reads as follows:
Designed and constructed by the Royal Engineers. Commenced in 1826, completed in 1833, enlarged from 1871 to 1882. One of the canals which, by way of the St. Lawrence and the Ottawa, Rideau, and Catarqui rivers, connect Montreal with Ottawa and Kingston.
Classification: National Historic Site

Province or Territory: Quebec

Location - City name/Town name: Carillon

Link to Parks Canada entry (must be on www.pc.gc.ca): [Web Link]

Link to HistoricPlaces.ca: [Web Link]

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