Fort Chambly

Fort Chambly (HM1K6B)

Location: Chambly, Québec La Vallée-du-Richelieu
Country: Canada

N 45° 26.971', W 73° 16.626'

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Inscription
French:
Chambly — A.D. 1665.

Courage et Loyaute
Sous le regne de Louis XIV,
Roi de France et de Navarre,
Le Marquis de Vaudreuh,
Etant
Gouverneur général de la Nouvelle France
Ce Fort fut érige en 1771
Incendié en 1776.
Restauré par Guy Carleton en 1777.
Abandonné en 1817
Il fut réparé en 1882 et 1888;
Sous le regne de Victoria,
Reine de la Grande Bretagne.
Le Marquis de Lorne
Etant
Gouverneur Général du Canada
Théodore Robitaille,
Lieutenant Gouverneur de Québec.
Par ordre de
Sir Hector Langevin C. B. C. C. M. G.
Ministre des Travaux Publics du Canada.

English translation:

Chambly - A.D. 1665.

Courage and Loyalty
Under the reign of Louis XIV
King of France and Navarre
The Marquis of Vaudreuh
As
Governor General of New France
This fort was erected in 1771
Destroyed by fire in 1776.
Restored by Guy Carleton in 1777.
Abandoned in 1817
It was repaired in 1882 and 1888;
Under Victoria's reign,
Queen of Great Britain.
The Marquis of Lorne
As
Governor General of Canada
Théodore Robitaille
Lieutenant Governor of Quebec.
By order of
Sir Hector Langevin C. B. C. C. Mr. G.
Minister of Public Works Canada.
Details
HM NumberHM1K6B
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Placed ByMinister of Public Works Canada
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 25th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 634724 N 5034331
Decimal Degrees45.44951667, -73.27710000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 26.971', W 73° 16.626'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 26' 58.26" N, 73° 16' 37.56" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1941-1985 Avenue Bourgogne, Chambly Québec , CA
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