Manche d'Epee, Quebec, Canada: Sword in the Stone

According to local history, Rene Pelchat saw a sword sticking out of the St. Lawrence River when he arrived in 1866. The sword monument was unveiled in 2016.
Address:
Rte 132, Manche d'Epee, PQ, Canada
Directions:
West edge of town, on the north side of Rte 132, overlooking the St. Lawrence River.
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Sword in the Stone

In June 2016, a small village named Manche d'Epee ("sword hilt" in English) commemorated its 150th anniversary with a large Excalibur-like sword monument along Rte 132.

[Max, 01/31/2018]

According to the hamlet's history, its founder, Rene Pelchat, saw a sword sticking out of the St. Lawrence River when he arrived in 1866.

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