Beauharnois – Vaudreuil

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Old Palais de Justicse – Vaudreuil

 

Location:  420 Avenue Saint Charles / Rue Sainte-Julie

Built:  1859 – 1860

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:  Alolphe Moffat

Contractor:  Narcisse Prevost

 

Description:  The building faces southwest and is a two story grey coloured stone and wood  structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds and is now the Mussee Regional de Vaudreuil-Soulanges. An annex was constructed on the south side in 1932. The architect was Leopold Fontaine of the Quebec Department of Public Works and the contractor was J Amable Danis.

 

Note:  The courthouse was one of the first courthouses in Quebec. The art in the building was done by Celestin Matier and by M Humphaess and Joseph Larocque

 

See:  The Beauharnois Judicial District palais de justice is located in Salaberry de Valleyfield.

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2016