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Granby, Québec, Canada

"Granby - A prosperous village on the line of the Stanstead, Shefford, and Chambly railway, in the township of Granby, county of Shefford, and in Bedford District, situated on the north branch of the river Yamaska. Its estimated population is 700. Distance from Sweetsburgh, and West Farnham 14 miles ; St. Hyacinthe 26 ; Bedford 24 ; and Dunham 21. Daily mails arrive from Montreal at 6 p.m., Waterloo, 7 a.m., St. Hyacinthe 4 p.m. Tri-weekly mails by stage from Sweetsburgh Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, at 11, p.m., and departs the same day at 1 p.m. Mails leave daily for Montreal, at 6:30 ; a.m., Waterloo, 6:30 p.m., St. Hyacinthe 7 a.m. Cars arrive from Waterloo for St. Johns at 6:40 a.m., and from St. John! for Waterloo, at 6:36 p.m. Stages connect to and from Magog lake. There are four churches in the village — Church of England, Roman Catholic, Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist; a flourishing academy ; district school, and a weekly paper. There are also extensive lumber and leather manufactures in the place."

The Eastern Townships Gazetteer and General Business Directory: A Commercial Directory and Guide to the Eastern Townships of Canada, Containing Also Much Useful Information of a Miscellaneous Character ...
January 1, 1867
Smith & Company




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  • 1832 - GRANBY,
    township, in the co. of Shefford, is bounded N.E. by Milton; E. by Shefford; S.W. by Farnham and N. by the S. of St. Hyacinthe. - The land is...Read MORE...


  • 1837 - Église de Notre-Dame established at Granby

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  • Granby, Québec, Canada
    Église de Notre-Dame, est. 1837
    252, rue Principale, Granby, QUÉBEC
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  • News THE DISASTER AT GRANBY - A BRIDGE SWEPT AWAY BY THE FLOOD - ELEVEN LIVES LOST.
    To the Editor of the Montreal Daily Witness:

    At 7:40 this evening the writer and others were standing on the bridge at Granby, watching the high...Read MORE...


  • 1873
    GRANBY, an incorporated village in Shefford co., Que., on the Yamaska River, and on the S. S. & C. R., 29 miles from St John. It has good water power ...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Granby
    Granby, a village in Shefford co., Quebec, on the Yamaska River, and on the Stanstead, Shefford & Chambly Bailway, 29 miles E. by N. of St. Johns. It ...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Granby
    GRANBY, an incorporated village in Shefford co., Que., on the Yamaska River, and on the Montreal & Ottawa Ry., 29 miles from St. Johns. It has good...Read MORE...


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    Granby, Que.
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    High School, Granby, Que.
  • Granby, Québec, Canada
    College Sacre-Coeur
  • Granby, Québec, Canada
    Rue Principale. - Main Street. Granby, Quebec.
  • 1916
    Granby, a banking post-village and outport of Shefford co., Quebec, on the Yamaska River and on the Central R. of Vermont, 19 miles W. of Waterloo....Read MORE...


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  • 1930 - Église de la Sainte-Famille established at Granby

    www.gcatholic.org

  • Granby
    Granby, Qué, City, pop 47 637 (2006c), 44 121 (2001c), inc 1916. Granby, located on the Rivière Yamaska Nord, is an industrial crossroad of Québec's...Read MORE...




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  • 1832 - GRANBY,
    township, in the co. of Shefford, is bounded N.E. by Milton; E. by Shefford; S.W. by Farnham and N. by the S. of St. Hyacinthe. - The land is... Read MORE...

  • 1837 - Église de Notre-Dame established at Granby

    www.gcatholic.org
  • News  THE DISASTER AT GRANBY - A BRIDGE SWEPT AWAY BY THE FLOOD - ELEVEN LIVES LOST.
    To the Editor of the Montreal Daily Witness:

    At 7:40 this evening the writer and others were standing on the bridge at Granby, watching the high... Read MORE...

  • 1873
    GRANBY, an incorporated village in Shefford co., Que., on the Yamaska River, and on the S. S. & C. R., 29 miles from St John. It has good water power ... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Granby
    GRANBY, an incorporated village in Shefford co., Que., on the Yamaska River, and on the Montreal & Ottawa Ry., 29 miles from St. Johns. It has good... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Granby
    Granby, a village in Shefford co., Quebec, on the Yamaska River, and on the Stanstead, Shefford & Chambly Bailway, 29 miles E. by N. of St. Johns. It ... Read MORE...

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  • 1916
    Granby, a banking post-village and outport of Shefford co., Quebec, on the Yamaska River and on the Central R. of Vermont, 19 miles W. of Waterloo.... Read MORE...

  • 1930 - Église de la Sainte-Famille established at Granby

    www.gcatholic.org
  • Granby
    Granby, Qué, City, pop 47 637 (2006c), 44 121 (2001c), inc 1916. Granby, located on the Rivière Yamaska Nord, is an industrial crossroad of Québec's... Read MORE...

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