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Wolfe and Montcalm Monument

 
 
Wolfe and Montcalm Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
1. Wolfe and Montcalm Monument Marker
Inscription. Latin:
HUJUSCE
MONUMENTI IN MEMORIAM VIRORUM ILLUSTRIUM
WOLFE ET MONTCALM
FUNDAMENTUM P.C. GEORGIUS COMES DE HALHOUSIE
IN SEPTENTRIONALIS AMERICÆ PARTIBUS
AD BRITANNOS PERTINENTIBUS
SUMMAM RERUM ADMINISTRANS:
OPUS PER MULTOS ANNOS PRÆTERMISSUM
(QUID DUCI EGREGIO CONVENIENTIUS.)
AUCTORITATE PROMOVENS. EXEMPLO STIMULANS
MUNIFICENTIA FOVENS
DIE NOVEMBRIS XV á A.D. MDCCCXXVII
GEORGIO IV BRITANNIARUM REGE.


English translation:


Monument in memory of distinguished
Wolfe and Montcalm
C.P. George foundation comes from Halhousie
North America, it is
pertaining to the Britons
highest governing
work was overlooked for many years
(what led excellent fitting.)
promoting authority. stimulating example
fostering generosity
first day of November 15 a A. D. 1827
George IV King of Great Britain


Second plaque
Latin:

MORTEM VIRTUS COMMUNEM, FAMAM HISTORIA, MONUMENTUM POSTERITAS DEDIT.


English translation:
Valor gave them a common death, history a common fame, and posterity a common monument.

 
Erected 1827.
 
Location.
Wolfe and Montcalm Monument, Second plaque image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
2. Wolfe and Montcalm Monument, Second plaque
46° 48.664′ N, 71° 12.307′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is on Rue des Carrières just from Rue Mont Carmel, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Québec, Quebec G1R 4A7, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Theatre de l’Estoc (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The VII Royal Fusiliers (about 120 meters away); The Maillou House (about 150 meters away); Kent House (about 150 meters away); Québec Court House (about 150 meters away); Seneschal’s Court (about 150 meters away); Le Château Frontenac (about 150 meters away); Stone Wind Mill (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Québec.
 
More about this marker. This monument is located in the Governors Garden.
 
Categories. War, French and Indian
 
Wolfe and Montcalm Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
3. Wolfe and Montcalm Monument Marker
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By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
4. Wolfe and Montcalm Monument
Wolfe and Montcalm Monument image. Click for full size.
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5. Wolfe and Montcalm Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 11, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.   5. submitted on March 12, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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