Gentilly R.C. Cemetery (Bécancour)


 
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Caption:   Gentilly R.C. Cemetery (Bécancour)
Long name:   St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Ward/Sector:   Gentilly
Town:   Bécancour
County:   Nicolet
MRC:   Bécancour
Region:   Centre-du-Québec
Parish:   St-Edouard
Civic address:   2330 Avenue des Hirondelles (Route 263)
Address_1:   Au coin sud de la Rue des Fauvettes et de l'Avenue des Hirondelles (Route 263)
Land registry:   3538408
Type/Confession:   Catholic/Roman/French
Chronology:   Third cemetery for this parish
Foundation date:   1892
Parish foundation date:   1784
Notes:   Magnifique chapelle N-D-du-Suffrage érigée sur le site en 1896.
Latitude:   46.399356°    (N46°23'57.696")   
Longitude:   -72.270872°    (W072°16'15.132")   
Precision:   Accurate positioning: ±2.0 Metres (±6.8 Feet)
UTM - Easting:   709,793.43 Metres
UTM - Northing:   5,142,039.85 Metres
UTM - Zone #:   18 T
Altitude:   19 Metres   (62 Feet)
Area:   17,408 Metres²   (187,378 Feet²)    / TYPE: Medium (from 10,000 to 49,999 M²)
Perimeter:   529 Metres   (1,736 Feet)
Chapel:   Yes
Nb. family mausoleums:   1
Position vs church:   Distant
Spatial arrangement:   Orthogonal - multiblocks
Type of cross:   Calvary with accompanying figures
Cross description:   Croix brune en bois. Accompagnée de 3 personnages.
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.
Visited by:   Daniel Labelle
Date of visit:   2013/04/23   (Format:  YYYY/MM/DD)
GeoEntity (Lieu)   470
Confirmed:   Yes
Record creation date:   2011/04/29
Last modification date:   2017/07/13
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St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Overview - Entry
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 23 Apr 2013
Source:  82
 
 
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Chapel
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 23 Apr 2013
Source:  82
 
 
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Calvary
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 23 Apr 2013
Source:  82
 
 
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
St-Edouard R.C. Cemetery, Gentilly, Bécancour, Centre-du-Québec, Quebec
Perspective
Author:  Daniel Labelle
Date: 23 Apr 2013
Source:  82
 



 
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