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History'', James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, Toronto, 1986, p.11 and a plan to establish an agriculturally based community to what was then a mosquito-infested wilderness. But soon after, Wright and his family took advantage of the large lumber stands and became involved in the timber trade (Lumber industry on the Ottawa River). The original settlement was called Wrightstown, later it became Hull and in 2002, after amalgamation, the City of Gatineau. In 1820, before


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recreation, within a 20 minutes drive of either city. This includes: skiing (cross-country and downhill), mountain biking (cross-country and downhill), hiking, canoeing, camping, rock-climbing and bird-watching. *


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constructed in 1886 as the Hull Water Works, at a time when the site was at the heart of a largely industrial area. In the subsequent decades the building served a number of different purposes. In 1974 it suffered a devastating fire. The city of Hull and the National Capital Commission joined together to rebuild the structure as a theatre. It opened in 1976, and was the first municipally run theatre in Quebec. The '''Tour Eiffel Bridge''', also known as the '''Montcalm Street Bridge''' is a small but ornate bridge in Gatineau, Quebec. There had long been a bridge across Brewery Creek (Brewery Creek (Gatineau)), but by the 1980s it needed to be replaced. Hull (Hull, Quebec) and the National Capital Commission were working to turn the Brewery Creek area into a tourist and cultural district. It was decided to build an ornate structure. Incorporated in the bridge was an original steel girder from the Eiffel Tower, that had been part of a recently disassembled staircase. The girder was donated to Hull by Paris mayor Jacques Chirac. Architects Paul Martineau and Eric Haar modeled the bridge on Parisian style. It opened in 1990. '''Riverview''' is an historic manor (manor house) in Gatineau, Quebec. It was originally built by the lumber baron David Moore (David Moore (lumber baron)) in 1865. The sprawling Jacobean (Jacobean architecture) structure is a noted landmark. The house later became home to Edward S. Skead and his family, who were also in the lumber business. birth_date Commons:Category:Gatineau, Québec WikiPedia:Gatineau, Quebec Dmoz:Regional North_America Canada Quebec Localities G Gatineau


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-Jean region—another major market in Quebec. '''Jacques Cartier Park''' is a park in Gatineau, Quebec, across the river from the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa. It is named for French explorer Jacques Cartier, who arrived at the mouth of the Ottawa River while he was looking for the Northwest Passage. The National Capital Commission (NCC) uses the site to run one of its popular annual events, Winterlude every February. It is also a busy site


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NERW'', 2009-03-09 In March 2009, then-owner Corus Entertainment expanded the ''Souvenirs Garantis'' format to CHLT-FM (CKOY-FM) in Sherbrooke, CJRC-FM (CKOF-FM) in Gatineau, CHLN-FM (CKOB-FM) in Trois-Rivières and CKRS-FM in Saguenay (Saguenay, Quebec) -- replacing their long-time news-talk formats on these stations. Francophone news-talk listeners across much of Quebec will be out of luck


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Gatineau, Quebec. The University of British Columbia cancels the first day of class for all students, and hosts an orientation day for all new students, called Imagine Day. As of 2007, the faculty of science also holds an annual, day-long Science Frosh event for approximately 300 first-year students and the commerce faculty holds a 3 day-long frosh weekend before classes begin. The University of Toronto has a number of different "Frosh Weeks" organized concurrently


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approach: linking nature, culture and community url http: books.google.com books?id By2ynKov1LYC&pg PA195 accessdate 27 May 2011 year 2005 publisher IUCN isbn 9782831707976 page 195 Ottawa is bounded on the east by the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (Prescott and Russell United Counties, Ontario); by Renfrew County (Renfrew County, Ontario) and Lanark County (Lanark County, Ontario) in the west; on the south by the Leeds and Grenville United Counties United


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Gatineau

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Gatineau is coextensive with a territory equivalent to a regional county municipality (TE) and census division (Census geographic units of Canada) (CD) of the same name, whose geographical code is 81. It is the seat of the judicial district (Judicial districts of Quebec) of Hull. ''Territorial Division Act''. ''Revised Statutes of Quebec'' D-11.

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