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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.

Rte 132, Manche d'Epee, PQ, Canada
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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