Chemin Royal

Chemin Royal (HM1J50)

Location: Québec, Québec G1R 5C2 Communauté-Urbaine-de-Québec
Country: Canada
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N 46° 48.767', W 71° 12.788'

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On the 5th August, 1734, Lanouillier de Boiscler, Chief Roadmaster of New France, started from Quebec by coach for Montreal thus officially inaugurating the King's Highway in Canada.

Le 5 août 1734, Lanouillier de Boiscler, grand voyer de la Nouvelle-France, partit de Québec pour Montréal en voiture, inaugurant ainsi officiellement le grand chemin royal de la colonie.
HM NumberHM1J50
Year Placed1941
Placed ByHistoric Sites and Monument Board of Canada/Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada
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Date Added Thursday, February 12th, 2015 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 331161 N 5186737
Decimal Degrees46.81278333, -71.21313333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 48.767', W 71° 12.788'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 48' 46.02" N, 71° 12' 47.28" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 966-978 Rue Saint-Jean, Québec Québec G1R 5C2, CA
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