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Getting around Canada: Townships and concession roads

In most of Ontario and southern Quebec, the land is nicely divided into squares and grids of roads. This was done by the British Army’s Royal Engineers in the 1800s to ensure that the newcomers would be able to find their “land grants” easily. The modern secondary (country) roads reflect that orderly system to this […]

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Sunset photographed somewhere near Montreal, Canada

Canadian sunset

Pic of the Week – 9 January 2006 submitted by Cowboy Builder © 2006 All images are digitally watermarked – please don’t infringe copyright! Cowboy Builder adds: “My daughter sent this pic from her recent trip to Canada. I think it was taken somewhere near Montreal…”

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