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Mission of the Immaculate Conception 1849, The

This mission was established by two priests of the Society of Jesus on the shores of the Kaministiquia River and included a church, a day-school, an orphanage, and numerous outbuildings. It served the area from this location until 1908 when it was moved to the Fort William Band Reserve.

Location

On the lawn in front of St. Anne's Church on Mission Road, about 0.5 km (0.3 miles) south of City Road in Fort William.

Region: Northern Ontario

County/District: District of Thunder Bay

Municipality: Fort William First Nation

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