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The CANADIAN MARTYRS SHRINE

5 KM. FROM THE EAST END OF TOWN.
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL WELL KEPT SITE AND WORTH A VISIT JUST TO SEE HOW NICE IT IS BESIDES BEING A HOLY SITE FOR ROMAN CATHOLICS
SAINTS LIVED HERE

PAINTING OF JESUIT MARTYRS ABOVE MAIN ALTER

Priest explaining about the reason for this shrine.
The Martyrs were killed by torture by the IRoquois Indians along with many Catholic HURON INDIANS

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Sainte-Marie Among The Hurons

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Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Lots to visit here. We did not get to visit downtown
  • In a nutshell:Take a couple of days we only had half a day
  • Last visit to Midland: Jun 2004
  • Intro Updated Jul 14, 2004
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  • gingersanders2's Profile Photo
    Aug 16, 2012 at 11:16 AM

    Thanks so much for the photos! That elm bark roofing is just enchanting. I love the look and feel of being in a house with a bark roof.

  • sim1's Profile Photo
    Jul 21, 2004 at 2:07 PM

    Beautiful photos Eddy! You had some fantastic sunny weather! It is like I was there yesterday, so many memories come back.

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