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Ignace Bourget Monument

 
 
Ignace Bourget Monument Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
1. Ignace Bourget Monument Dedication
Inscription.

À
Mgr [monseigneur] Ignace Bourget
deuxieme eveque de Montréal
archeveque
de Martianopolis
1799 - 1885
le diocese reconnaissant
24 juin 1903

[English translation]
To
Monsignor Ignace Bourget
Second Bishop of Montreal
Archbishop
from Martianopolis
1799 - 1885
The grateful diocese
[Dedicated] June 24, 1903
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[Bas relief of Bourget reviewing cathedral plans]

[Bas relief of Bourget and the Papal Zouaves]

Charite [and] Religion [statues]


 
Erected 1903 by the Diocese of Montréal.
 
Location. 45° 29.962′ N, 73° 34.163′ W. Marker is in Montréal, Quebec. Marker is at the intersection of Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest and Rue de la Cathédrale, on the right when traveling north on Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Rue de la Cathédrale 1085, Montréal, Quebec H3B 2V3, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Immeuble de la Sun Life (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilfred Laurier Monument (about 90 meters away, measured in
Ignace Bourget Sculpture on top of Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
2. Ignace Bourget Sculpture on top of Monument
a direct line); Monuments Macdonald et/and Laurier Monuments (about 90 meters away); War Memorial (about 90 meters away); Fontaine commémorative (about 90 meters away); Mathew Hamilton Gault (about 120 meters away); Boer War Memorial (about 120 meters away); La Basilique Saint-Patrick / Saint Patrick's Basilica (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montréal.
 
Also see . . .
1. Ignace Bourget Monument info at Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Mary Queen of the World Cathedral, Montréal. (Submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Ignace Bourget at The Canadian Encyclopedia. (Submitted on March 22, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Ignace Bourget at Dictionary of Canadian Biography. (Submitted on March 22, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionMan-Made Features
 
Ignace Bourget Monument Bas Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
3. Ignace Bourget Monument Bas Relief
Bourget reviewing cathedral plans
Ignace Bourget Monument Bas Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
4. Ignace Bourget Monument Bas Relief
Bourget with Papal Zouaves
Ignace Bourget Monument Sculpture - Charite image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
5. Ignace Bourget Monument Sculpture - Charite
Ignace Bourget Monument Sculpture - Religion image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
6. Ignace Bourget Monument Sculpture - Religion
Mary Queen of the World Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
7. Mary Queen of the World Cathedral
Replica of St. Peter's Cathedral, Rome, whose construction was overseen by Ignace Bourget. The monument is on the cathedral grounds, to the right, just beyond the photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
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