Québec in Capitale-Nationale (region), Quebec — French Canadian Region
First Patent in Canada
Premier brevet d’invention
Ici, le 8 juin 1824, en l'Hôtel du Gouvernement de la Province du Bas-Canada, fut émis le premier brevet d'invention canadien, en faveur de Noah Cushing, de Québec, inventeur d'un moulin à foulon.
Erected by Historic Sites and Monument Board of Canada/Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada.
Location. 46° 48.813′ N, 71° 12.272′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is on Côte de la Montagne near Rue Port Dauphine, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Côte de la Montagne, Québec, Quebec G1R 6C7, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Diamond Jubilee of Confederation (a few steps from this marker); Legislature of the Province of Canada (within shouting distance of this marker); First Graveyard of Quebec (within shouting distance of this marker); Les Premiers Colons de Québec Champlain Monument (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Urselines de Quebec (about 120 meters away); Home of the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (about 120 meters away); Charles Aubert de la Chesnaye (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Québec.
More about this marker. This marker is in Parc Montmorency.
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