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Québec in Capitale-Nationale (region), Quebec — French Canadian Region
 

William Drum

 
 
William Drum Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
1. William Drum Marker
Red spot is a street light reflection
Inscription.

Ici vécut
William Drum
(1808-1876)
Manufacturier, il a fait construire en 1867
la plus importante fabrique de meubles au pays
sur le site de l'actuel marché du vieux-port

[English translation]

Here lived
William Drum
(1808-1876)
Manufacturer, who in 1867 built
the largest furniture factory in the country
on the site of the current old-port market

 
Erected 2001 by Ville de Québec et Quebec Ministère de la Culture et des Communications.
 
Location. 46° 49.001′ N, 71° 12.705′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is at the intersection of rue Saint-Paul (Quebec Route 136) and rue Abraham Martin, on the right when traveling east on rue Saint-Paul. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 rue Saint-Paul, Québec, Quebec G1K 3W6, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hommage à Gérard Thibault (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Place Jean-Pelletier (about 150 meters away); Site du palais de l'intendant / Intendant's Palace Site
William Drum Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2018
2. William Drum Marker
Marker is on wall to left of furthest red ground-floor window frame
(about 150 meters away); Canadian Pacific Railway Company World War I Memorial (about 180 meters away); Premier Hôpital au Canada (about 180 meters away); Hôtel-Dieu de Québec (about 180 meters away); Site historique du Monastère-des-Augustines de-l'Hôtel-Dieu-de-Québec (about 210 meters away); Marie-Catherine de Saint-Augustin (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Québec.
 
Also see . . .  Drum's Cabinet and Chair Steam Factory; Quebec City, Quebec, at Canadian Museum of History. (Submitted on September 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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