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Porte Duplessis, Trois-Rivieres, CAN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dáin & Olík
Assisted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Fred et Cie
N 46° 20.677 W 072° 33.293
18T E 688149 N 5135243
Quick Description: L'arc de triomphe du frère Pacifique Duplessis (Porte), le plus gros monument historique de Trois-Rivières. -------- Arch is the largest monument in Trois-Rivières.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 1/3/2011 6:32:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMAE4H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 69
Created From:
 Porte Duplessis - posted by Fred et Cie

Long Description:
Le monument veut rappeler la mémoire du frère Pacifique Duplessis, franciscain, décédé à Québec en 1619, qui fut le premier maître d’école au Canada (1616-1618) et qui enseigna surtout aux Amérindiens dans une cabane construite sur le Platon à Trois-Rivières.
Type: Gateway

Subtype: Memorial

Location: Situé sur le site du circuit de course de Trois-Rivières

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