Plains of Abraham

The Plains of Abraham is a historic area within in , , Canada. The land is the site of the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, which took place on 13 September 1759, but hundreds of acres of the fields became used for grazing, housing, and minor industrial structures.

Landmarks in the Area

Photo: MNBAQ, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Collège Mérici is a private college, the equivalent of a CEGEP, in , , Canada.

Photo: Cephas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Saint-Jean-Baptiste is a neighbourhood of Quebec City, the capital of the province of in . is situated 1½ km north of Plains of Abraham.

Vieux-Québec–Cap-Blanc–Colline Parlementaire is one of the 35 districts of the , and one of six that are located in the borough of La Cité-Limoilou. is situated 2 km northeast of Plains of Abraham. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Vanier is a former city in central , . It was amalgamated into in 2002. is situated 3 km northwest of Plains of Abraham.

Saint-Romuald is a district within the Les Chutes-de-la-Chaudière-Est borough of , , located on the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River across from . is situated 5 km south of Plains of Abraham. Photo: Harfang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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