St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery


 
Cemetery #   1743
Caption:   St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery
Long name:   St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Town:   St-Sylvère
County:   Nicolet
MRC:   Bécancour
Region:   Centre-du-Québec
Parish:   St-Sylvère
Address_1:   Au sud-ouest sur la Rue Principale
Address_2:   Environ 1 km au nord-ouest de la Route de l'École
Land registry:   5652109
Type/Confession:   Catholic/Roman/French
Chronology:   Second cemetery for this parish
Foundation date:   1917
Parish foundation date:   1887
Latitude:   46.237143°    (N46°14'13.704")   
Longitude:   -72.230527°    (W072°13'49.908")   
Precision:   Accurate positioning: ±2.0 Metres (±6.8 Feet)
UTM - Easting:   713,525.23 Metres
UTM - Northing:   5,124,124.66 Metres
UTM - Zone #:   18 T
Altitude:   88 Metres   (289 Feet)
Area:   5,875 Metres²   (63,238 Feet²)    / TYPE: Small (from 2,000 to 9,999 M²)
Perimeter:   299 Metres   (981 Feet)
Position vs church:   Distant
Spatial arrangement:   Orthogonal - monoblock
Type of cross:   Holy-Heart Cross
Cross description:   Croix blanche et noire en fer. Cercle et 2 lances 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.
Research notes:   Superficie selon source #459
Visited by:   Daniel Labelle
Date of visit:   2016/10/05   (Format:  YYYY/MM/DD)
GeoEntity (Lieu)   1988
Confirmed:   Yes
Record creation date:   2011/04/29
Last modification date:   2018/03/05
Sources: 
 



 
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Overview - Portal
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 5 Oct 2016
Source:  82
 
 
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Landscape
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 5 Oct 2016
Source:  82
 
 
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Cross
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 5 Oct 2016
Source:  82
 
 
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Sylvère R.C. Cemetery, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Winter graves (charnier) and storage shed
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 5 Oct 2016
Source:  82
 



 
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