First Patent in Canada

First Patent in Canada (HM1J5A)

Location: Québec, Québec Communauté-Urbaine-de-Québec
Country: Canada
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N 46° 48.813', W 71° 12.272'

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Premier brevet d'invention

The first patent of invention was issued by the Province of Lower Canada in the Parliament Buildings which stood on this site. It was granted on the 8th June, 1824, for a washing and fulling machine in favour of Noah Cushing of Quebec
Ici, le 8 juin 1824, en l'Hôtel du Gouvernement de la Province du Bas-Canada, fut émis le premier brevet d'invention canadien, en faveur de Noah Cushing, de Québec, inventeur d'un moulin à foulon.
HM NumberHM1J5A
Placed ByHistoric Sites and Monument Board of Canada/Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada
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Date Added Friday, February 13th, 2015 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 331819 N 5186804
Decimal Degrees46.81355000, -71.20453333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 48.813', W 71° 12.272'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 48' 48.78" N, 71° 12' 16.32" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 21-43 Côte de la Montagne, Québec Québec , CA
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