Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
July 2005

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


Fort Bourbon


Fort Bourbon, a French fur-trading post on a small island, now called Fort island, near the mouth of the Saskatchewan river, between Cedar lake and Mud lake. It was built by Pierre de la Vérendrye in 1741. It was abandoned about 1758.

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 366.


© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College