"Dorchester Square - Its History" Dorchester Square & Place du Canada Tip by Mikebb

  View To Dorchester Square & Park
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  • View To Dorchester Square & Park - Montreal
      View To Dorchester Square & Park
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  • History Of Dorchester Square - Montreal
      History Of Dorchester Square
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  • Squirrel In Dorchester Park - Montreal
      Squirrel In Dorchester Park
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Dorchester Square has a very nice parkland and has an interesting history. Initially used as an apple orchard the property was purchased by the Parish of Notre Dame for use as a Roman Catholic cemetery during the 19th century.

In 1854 due to concerns raised by cholera epidemics the cemetry was moved to Mount Royal and the a park replaced the cemetery.

Address: Dorchester Street, City Centre.

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  • Updated Jun 29, 2008
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