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La Cité-Limoilou in Communauté-Urbaine-de-Québec, Quebec — Central Canada (French-Canadian)
 

Chapelle funéraire de Champlain / Champlain's Funeral Chapel

 
 
Chapelle funéraire de Champlain / Champlain's Funeral Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 13, 2018
1. Chapelle funéraire de Champlain / Champlain's Funeral Chapel Marker
Inscription.  

Ici s'élevait la chapelle construite
en 1636 pour recevoir les restes
de Champlain. En 1953, la Société
historique de Québec en a
retrouvé le fondations.
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Here stood the funeral chapel built
in 1636 to receive the remains of
Champlain. The Sociéte historique
de Québec discovered its
foundation in 1953.

 
Erected by Quebec Commission des monuments et sites historiques ou artistiques.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyChurches & ReligionColonial Era.
 
Location. 46° 48.806′ N, 71° 12.338′ W. Marker is in La Cité-Limoilou, Quebec, in Communauté-Urbaine-de-Québec. Marker is on Rue De Buade just west of rue du Fort, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 Rue de Buade, La Cité-Limoilou, Quebec G1R 3Z9, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
Chapelle funéraire de Champlain / Champlain's Funeral Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 13, 2018
2. Chapelle funéraire de Champlain / Champlain's Funeral Chapel Marker
On wall beyond picture window
(within shouting distance of this marker); hic lacet franciscus de Laval / Here lies François de Laval (within shouting distance of this marker); Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau (within shouting distance of this marker); Legislature of the Province of Canada (within shouting distance of this marker); First Patent in Canada (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Diamond Jubilee of Confederation (about 90 meters away); Champlain Monument (about 120 meters away); The VII Royal Fusiliers (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Cité-Limoilou.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 89 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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