Piopolis Ancient R.C. Cemetery (1st)


 
Cemetery #   3210
Caption:   Piopolis Ancient R.C. Cemetery (1st)
Long name:   Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Town:   Piopolis
County:   Frontenac
MRC:   Le Granit
Region:   Estrie
Parish:   St-Zénon
Address_1:   À l'est sur le Chemin du Vieux-Village (Route 263)
Address_2:   Au nord sur la Route des Pionniers
Situation:   Était situé près de l'église
Land registry:   5206336(P)
Type/Confession:   Catholic/Roman/French
Chronology:   First cemetery for this parish
Foundation date:   1873
Closing date:   1932
Parish foundation date:   1872
Notes:   Plus de 250 dépouilles ont été transférées dans une fosse commune au nouveau cimetière entre 1925 et 1932.
Latitude:   45.509062°    (N45°30'32.616")   
Longitude:   -70.926219°    (W070°55'34.392")   
Precision:   Coarse positioning: ±100 Metres (±328 Feet)
UTM - Easting:   349,535.28 Metres
UTM - Northing:   5,041,307.86 Metres
UTM - Zone #:   19 T
Altitude:   486 Metres   (1594 Feet)
Nb. of burials:   250
Position vs church:   Orphan
Spatial arrangement:   Denatured/Moved
Style of cross:   Latin
Type of cross:   Simple Cross
Cross description:   Croix blanche en bois sur socle de béton. Embouts losangés.
Cross size ratios:   Height: 71.0% (Normal) / Width: 57.4% (Normal)
Embouts décoratifs:   
Décorations à la croisée:   
Classification:   Cemetery/Graveyard/Churchyard
Archeology/History:   True
Status:   Inactive
History link:   This cemetery is historically and/or geographically associated with another location. Click this line to access it.
Visited by:   Daniel Labelle
Date of visit:   2018/06/26   (Format:  YYYY/MM/DD)
GeoEntity (Lieu)   1153
Confirmed:   Yes
Record creation date:   2016/07/23
Last modification date:   2018/10/04
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Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Overview
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 26 Jun 2018
Source:  82
 
 
Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Historic sign
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 26 Jun 2018
Source:  82
 
 
Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Piopolis Ancient (1st) R.C. Cemetery, Le Granit, Estrie, Quebec
Cross
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 26 Jun 2018
Source:  82
 



 
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