Grange à dîme - Tithe Barn - Cap-Saint-Ignace, Québec
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 47° 02.298 W 070° 27.273
19T E 389496 N 5210446
Quick Description: Cette grange à dîme, de plan rectangulaire, est située sur la rue Jacob, à Cap-Saint-Ignace. This rectangular tithe barn is located on Jacob Street in Cap-Saint-Ignace.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 3/3/2019 8:52:53 AM
Waymark Code: WM105PD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
Views: 7

Long Description:
« La grange à dîme, de plan rectangulaire, surmontée d'un toit brisé dit « en dos d'âne », s'élève derrière la maison curiale. »

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Une grange à dîme est un bâtiment permettant d'entreposer la collecte de la dîme, impôt portant principalement sur les revenus agricoles collectés en faveur de l'Église catholique.

Translated from the above noted text:

"The tithe barn, of rectangular plan, surmounted by a broken roof called" donkey's back ", rises behind the curial house."

A tithe barn is a building used to store tithing, a tax mainly on farm income collected for the benefit of the Catholic Church.
Construction: Wood

Is this a 'working' barn?: Other (describe below)

Other:
Utilisé auparavant comme une grange à dîmes. Maintenant un bâtiment du patrimoine utilisé pour y presenter des activités festives hebdomadaires. Previously used as a tithe barn. Now a heritage building used for weekly festive activities.


Distinctive Features: Distinctive Shape (round, octagon, gambrel roof, cupola, multi-level)

Other Distinctive Features:
La grange est muni d'un toit brisé dit « en dos d'âne » The barn has a broken type roof called a donkey's back.


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