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"Grondines, grôn'deen' (Fr. pron. gröN'deen'), a post village in Portneuf co., Quebec, on the N. shore of the St. Lawrence, 48 miles above Quebec. It has 2 light-houses, and contains 6 stores and a grist-mill. A steamboat from Quebec calls twice a week. Pop. 400."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott


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  • 1638 - Seigniory Grondines granted 20th Mar., 1638, to the Duchess d'Aiguillon for Les Dames Hospitalierre of the Hotel Dieu of Quebec.


  • 1674 - Grondines Windmill
    The name Grondines was named by Samuel de Champlain himself. "Grondines" is from the French verb "gronder", meaning to rumble or roar. In 1674, the...Read MORE...


  • 1680 - Église de Saint-Charles established at Grondines

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  • Grondines, Québec, Canada
    Église de Saint-Charles, est. 1680
    490, ch. du Roy, Grondines, QUÉBEC

  • 1828 - Wreck of Steamboats
    From the Montreal Gazette.

    On Thursday morning, about 3 o'clock, the Steamboats Lady of the Lake, on her way to Quebec, and the Chambly, on her...Read MORE...


  • 1832 - GRONDINES, les,
    seigniory, in the co. of Portneuf, is bounded S.W. by the S. of Ste. Anne and its augmentation; N.E. by La Tesserie; in the rear by the projected T....Read MORE...


  • 1873
    GRONDINES, a post village in Portneuf co, Que., on the N. shore of the St. Lawrence, 48 miles above Quebec It has two lighthouses, and contains 6...Read MORE...


  • 1885 - Canadian Towns which are Infected
    The State Board of Health of Maine announces, that besides Montreal and its suburbs, the following named places in the Province of Quebec are...Read MORE...


  • Grondines, Québec, Canada
    Le Viex Moulin a Grondines (Canada) - 1910
  • 1916
    Grondines, a post- village of Portneuf co., Quebec, on the N. shore of the St. Lawrence River, 48 miles above Quebec. Pop. about 200.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher

  • Grondines, Québec, Canada
    Residence Emile Guilbault


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