Place:Beauharnois, Québec, Canada

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NameBeauharnois
TypeHistorical County
Located inQuébec, Canada
Contained Places
Inhabited place
Lac-Saint-Louis ( 1919 - )
Municipality
Saint-Stanislas-de-Kostka ( 1855 - )
Parish
Saint-Louis-de-Gonzague ( 1855 - )
Saint-Stanislas-de-Kostka ( 1855 - )
Saint-Étienne-de-Beauharnois ( 1867 - )
Unknown
Nitro
Saint-Timothée
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
Valleyfield
Ville
Beauharnois ( 1855 - )
Maple Grove ( 1918 - )

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Beauharnois was an historical county in the province of Québec.

Lovell's Gazetteer (1895)

  • "BEAUHARNOIS, a county in the S.W. extremity of the province of Quebec, bounded on the N.W. by the River St. Lawrence, has an area of 89,280 acres. It is drained by the Chateauguay River and other streams. The chief staples are oats, wool and the products of the dairy. The chief town is Beauharnois. Pop. 16,662."

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