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Portneuf, Québec, Canada
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"Portneuf, a post-village of Quebec, co, of Portneuf, at the entrance of the Portneuf River into the river St. Lawrence, 36 miles above Quebec. It has 2 paper-mills, saw-, flour-, and carding-mills, a nail-factory, hotels, and 7 or 8 stores. Pop. 800."

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

PORTNEUF, a settlement of Canada, on the St. Lawrence, 20 m. SW of Quebec.

A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Volume 6
Publisher A. Fullarton, 1859

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Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Portneuf)

Église de Notre-Dame-des-Sept-Douleurs
322, rue Principale, Grenville, QUÉBEC
Established 1839
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Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Portneuf)

Falls of the Portneuf River ( Quebec ) 1860
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Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Portneuf)

Railway Bridge, 1926

Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Portneuf)

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1647 - Barony (Portneuf) granted April 16, 1647 to Sieur de Croisille

1832 - PORTNEUF,
barony, in the co. of Portneuf, is bounded N.E. by the S. of Jacques Cartier; S.W. by Deschambault; ...Read MORE...

News  1850 - Canadian Cold
The Quebec Gazette says that at Portneuf, Canada, on Tuesday, the 5th day of Feb. the thermometer...Read MORE...

1861 - Église de Notre-Dame-des-Sept-Douleurs established at Portneuf

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1873
PORTNEUF, a county of Quebec, on the N. shore of the St Lawrence, has an area of 4,643,899 acres....Read MORE...

News  1874 - Quebec, August 7. - The inhabitants of Portneuf have been greatly terrified recently by rumblings and earth heavings in that vicinity. Many have left their homes.

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August 14, 1874
1885 - Canadian Towns which are Infected
The State Board of Health of Maine announces, that besides Montreal and its suburbs, the following...Read MORE...

1895 - Portneuf
PORTNEUF, a county of Quebec, on the north shore of the St. Lawrence, has an area of 1,068,800...Read MORE...

1906
Portneuf, a post-village of Portneuf co., Quebec, at the entrance of the Portneuf River into the...Read MORE...


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