St-Joachim-de-Shefford R.C. Cemetery

Cemetery #   1574
Caption:   St-Joachim-de-Shefford R.C. Cemetery
Long name:   St-Joachim-de-Shefford R.C. Cemetery, La Haute-Yamaska, Montérégie, Quebec
Town:   St-Joachim-de-Shefford
County:   Shefford
MRC:   La Haute-Yamaska
Region:   Montérégie
Parish:   St-Joachim
Address_1:   Au sud sur le 1er Rang Ouest
Address_2:   Environ 300 mètres à l'ouest de la Route 241
Situation:   À l'arrière de l'église
Land registry:   3987249
Type/Confession:   Catholic/Roman/French
Chronology:   Second cemetery for this parish
Foundation date:   1873
Parish foundation date:   1860
Notes:   Agrandi en 1925 et 1980.
Latitude:   45.451709°    (N45°27'06.156")   
Longitude:   -72.529226°    (W072°31'45.228")   
Precision:   Accurate positioning: ±2.0 Metres (±6.8 Feet)
UTM - Easting:   693,197.75 Metres
UTM - Northing:   5,036,101.14 Metres
UTM - Zone #:   18 T
Altitude:   230 Metres   (755 Feet)
Area:   7,255 Metres²   (78,092 Feet²)    / TYPE: Small (from 2,000 to 9,999 M²)
Perimeter:   379 Metres   (1,243 Feet)
Position vs church:   Distant
Spatial arrangement:   Orthogonal - monoblock
Style of cross:   Latin
Type of cross:   Simple Calvary
Cross description:   Croix noire en structure métallique. Corpus stylisé en structure de métal sur fond blanc.
Cross size ratios:   Height: 69.7% (Low) / Width: 57.1% (Normal)
Embouts décoratifs:   
Décorations à la croisée:   
Classification:   Cemetery/Graveyard/Churchyard
Archeology/History:   False
Status:   Active
History link:   This cemetery is historically and/or geographically associated with another location. Click this line to access it.
GeoEntity (Lieu)   1783
Confirmed:   Yes
Record creation date:   2011/04/29
Last modification date:   2018/11/25

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