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Kent House

Maison du Duc de Kent

 
 
Kent House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
1. Kent House Marker
Inscription. English:
D’Ailleboust, Governor of New France, occupied this house in 1648. De Ramezay here signed the capitulation of Quebec in 1759. The Duke of Kent, father of Queen Victoria, resided here from 1792 to 1794.


French:
D’Ailleboust, gouverneur de la Nouvelle-France, habita cette maison 1748. De Ramezay ye signa la capitulation de Québec in 1759. Le duc de Kent, père de la reine Victoria y vécut de 1792 à 1794.
 
Erected by Commission des Monuments Historiques.
 
Location. 46° 48.699′ N, 71° 12.407′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is on Rue Saint Louis just from Rue Haldimand, on the right. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Rue Saint Louis, Québec, Quebec G1R 4N3, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Maillou House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Jacquet House (within shouting distance of this marker); Theatre de l’Estoc (within shouting distance of this marker); Québec Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Seneschal’s Court
Maison du Duc de Kent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
2. Maison du Duc de Kent Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Bouchette (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone Wind Mill (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Louis-Joseph de Montcalm (about 90 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Québec.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Kent House Markers image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
3. Kent House Markers
Kent House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
4. Kent House
 
 
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