Photos - St-François-de-Sales, Île Jésus (Laval)


Some pictures taken on september 16, 2001. Refer to cadastral plan to localise the views.



Guillaume lot, north direction. Seen from boulevard Lévesque, a few meters east of Duchesneau street. Even today it is still in use for agricultural purposes.



Another perspective on Guillaume piece of land, north direction. A few meters east on boulevard Lévesque.



View on the Rivière-des-Prairies, south direction toward Montréal. Taken near the old mill.



The old mill ruins, south direction.



The water canal that was feeding the big mill wheel, south-east direction. The mill was located farther right on the small island.



The extreme east point of Île Jésus, north-west direction. This place is now named Berge Olivier-Charbonneau. It is a municipal playground with a wonderfull view of the 2 rivers merging into the St-Lawrence river.



Berge Olivier-Charbonneau, south-east direction. On the left, the Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, on the right the Rivière-des-Prairies. They merge into the St-Lawrence river past the highway 40 bridge in the background.



View on the Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, from Berge Olivier-Charbonneau, north direction. The farm houses on the other side of the river are in Lachenaie.




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