Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
June 2005

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


Cape Eternity


Eternity, cape, a majestic promontory, 1,890 feet high, on the south shore of the Saguenay river, 39 miles from its mouth on the St. Lawrence river. The water at its base is of great depth. The name is derived from the grandeur of the scenery.

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 303.


Capes Trinity and Eternity; from a painting of C. W. Jeffreys. Reproduced in the Canadian Magazine, Vol. 61 (1923): p. 195

© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College