Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
July 2005

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia


Fort Chimo


Fort Chimo, a Hudson's Bay Company post on the Koksoak river, 25 miles above its outlet in Ungava bay. It was built in 1830, abandoned for lack of trade in 1842, re-opened in 1866, and is still [in 1948] in operation.

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 367.

© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College