Champlain Monument

Champlain Monument (HM1EZL)

Location: Quebec, QC V0A 1G0 Communauté-Urbaine-de-Québec
Country: Canada

N 46° 48.764', W 71° 12.3'

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Vieux-Qu—bec

Samuel de Champlain:

Born at Brovace in Saintonce about 1567. Served in the French Army as Marechal des Locis under Henri IV. Explored the West Indies from 1599 to 1601 and also Acadia from 1604 to 1607.

Founded Qu?bec in 1603. Discovered the region of the Great Lakes. Led several expeditions against the Iroquois from 1609 to 1615. Was successively Lieutenant Governor and Governor of New France. Died at Qu?bec 24th December 1635.
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HM NumberHM1EZL
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
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Year Placed1898
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 2:43am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 331781 N 5186714
Decimal Degrees46.81273333, -71.20500000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 48.764', W 71° 12.3'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 48' 45.84" N, 71° 12' 18.00" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17-21 Frontenac Stairs, Quebec QC V0A 1G0, CA
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