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Danville Mining District, Counties of Arthabaska, Richmond and Wolfe, Quebec

Danville Mining District, Counties of Arthabaska, Richmond and Wolfe, Quebec

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Published by Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys in Ottawa .
Written in English


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11

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Pagination1 sheet, scale 1 in. to 1 m.
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Open LibraryOL22038828M

Then the railroad came to town. Shunting yards were begun, expanded and soon filled, as the small shunt engine hurried up and down the tracks building trains that would travel to Montreal, Quebec, Boston and points in-between. The rails converged on a station that handled passengers and freight from every corner of the globe.   This database provides access to references to individuals who submitted claims for lands in the Gaspé District between and Search Screen. The search screen enables you to search by: Surname; Given Name(s) Note that some entries include only an initial for the given names. In that case, try searching by surname only. Danville has always been a strong and indus­tri­ous com­mu­ni­ty. In it was the coun­ty seat of Cale­do­nia Coun­ty and host­ed the Ver­mont leg­isla­tive ses­sion. It had its own week­ly news­pa­per, the North Star and is the birth­place of one of our country’s most not­ed statesman—Thaddeus Stevens.


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Danville Mining District, Counties of Arthabaska, Richmond and Wolfe, Quebec Download PDF EPUB FB2

History. Danville is on a stretch of the Chemin Craig, a road built in the 19th century connecting Quebec to New town is about 70 miles ( km) north of the Vermont border. American loyalists from New England began arriving in and gave the town its name in memory of their hometown in Vermont of the same name: Danville, founder of Danville was Simeon Flint, who was Country: Canada.

Arthabaska County is an historical county founded inin central Quebec, county seat was Arthabaska and the main city was was bounded on the northeast by Mégantic County on the southeast Wolfe County, on the southwest by Drummond County and Richmond County and on the northwest by Nicolet County.

Danville Protestant Cemetery Danville, Richmond County, Quebec. Lat: 45° 46' 38"N, Lon: 71° 59' 30"W. Contributed by Leslie Nutbrown,last edited Total records = 3, To reach the cemetery from Richmond take route to Danville.

At. Wolfe County, QC Cemetery Records Cemetery records published here (2,) were acquired from Wolfe County, QC cemeteries, churches, municipalities, associations and genealogists specifically for family history and local history research.

Danville, which was given Cœur villageois designation, and whose growth was due to the arrival of the railroad in the 19th century, is reminiscent of a small New England town. Magnificent Victorian homes and an American-style town square in the heart of town reflect the arrival of Loyalists from New England and make this a recommended stop on.

It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the south of Danville. Sherbrooke has a population ofpeople. The next largest community is Trois Rivieres. It is located about 46 miles [ km] to the northwest of Danville and has a population ofpeople.

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Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions. You are in Arthabaska (Quebec, Canada), administrative region of level 2. Continue further in. The file consists of the programme of the Victoria Day celebrations in Richmond in and includes information of the concert, parade, and sports and games planned as part of the activities, which was organized by the Citizens Committee and the 54th Battalion.

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The file consists of four booklets titled "Prize Lists for the Richmond County Agricultural Society Annual Fair", dated respectively,; prize cards, fromof the Danville Union Agricultural Society, the Richmond County Agricultural Society and the Eastern Townships Agriculture Society; a souvenir programme from the Sherbrooke Fair from ; and a poster of the.

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Arthabaska County The word Arthabaska is a deformation of a First Nation word of Ayabaskaw - Prior toArthabaska was part of Buckinghamshire.

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35, lines transcribed (%). Subdistrict Enum. District. Richmond owes much of its importance to the fact that here is the junction of the Quebec line with the main line from Montreal to Portland of the Grand Trunk Railway.

This railway which connects all the Eastern Townships with the big Canadian and American centers, has some modern buildings built in and the new station of Richmond, built in.

Daughter of a Quebec banker, Elizabeth Meiklejohn, was appointed Knowlton’s superintendent, a position she held for 26 years. Mrs. Birt began to send children from Liverpool’s workhouses and institutions and The Liverpool Sheltering Homes’ primary function soon became that of a temporary shelter with the ultimate goal being the emigration of children to Canada.

Richmond County Historical Society holds an Annual General Meeting in the spring and a Harvest Luncheon in the autumn as well as monthly executive meetings.

The Museum Opening Tea and the annual Ice Cream Social are popular events. Special exhibits of the history of the region are displayed at the Museum and Archives Centre each season.

The quarries of the area are located within dark grey slate horizons of the Saint-Daniel Mélange (Slivitzky and St-Julien, ).The most important being the Danville quarry located near the open-pit mine operated by J.

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Full text of "Men of today in the Eastern Townships" See other formats. Buckinghamshire. InArthabaska was established as a county. The same year, the townships of Arthabaska, Aston, Blandford, Bulstrode, Maddington, Somerset, Stanfold, Warwick were formed - The county is located west of Mégantic County, northwest of Wolfe County, east of Drummond County, southeast of Nicolet County and west of Lotbinière File Size: 2MB.

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En était érigée la minuscule municipalité du village de New Rockland, autour de la mine d'ardoise du même nom, laquelle devait être annexée en à celle de Kingsbury établie en.

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