St-Jean-des-Piles New R.C. Cemetery

Cemetery #   1562
Caption:   St-Jean-des-Piles New R.C. Cemetery
Long name:   St-Jean-des-Piles New R.C. Cemetery, Shawinigan, Mauricie, Quebec
Ward/Sector:   St-Jean-des-Piles
Town:   Shawinigan
County:   Champlain
MRC:   Shawinigan
Region:   Mauricie
Parish:   St-Jean
Address_1:   Au nord-est sur la Rue Principale
Address_2:   En face du Chemin du Cirque à Bernier
Land registry:   5587922
Type/Confession:   Catholic/Roman/French
Parish foundation date:   1898
Latitude:   46.681978°    (N46°40'55.128")   
Longitude:   -72.731083°    (W072°43'51.888")   
Precision:   Accurate positioning: ±2.0 Metres (±6.8 Feet)
UTM - Easting:   673,513.96 Metres
UTM - Northing:   5,172,324.68 Metres
UTM - Zone #:   18 T
Altitude:   115 Metres   (377 Feet)
Area:   4,370 Metres²   (47,038 Feet²)    / TYPE: Small (from 2,000 to 9,999 M²)
Perimeter:   270 Metres   (886 Feet)
Position vs church:   Distant
Spatial arrangement:   Orthogonal - monoblock
Type of cross:   Simple Calvary
Cross description:   Croix noire en métal
Classification:   Cemetery/Graveyard/Churchyard
Archeology/History:   False
Status:   Active
GeoEntity (Lieu)   1772
Confirmed:   Yes
Record creation date:   2011/04/29
Last modification date:   2017/08/03

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