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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin from QCT archives

This photo was taken in January 2015 during the 102nd Quebec International Bonspiel, the oldest continuous bonspiel for curlers in Canada, held at the Club de Curling Jacques-Cartier, founded in 1925. The Bonspiel has run every year since 1913 in the city known as the “cradle of curling in North America.”

(Editor's note: Due to COVID-19, the 2021 Bonspiel has been cancelled.)  

January 20, 1871 – The Morning Chronicle   Our Railways – A recent London journal commenting upon our system of railways gives the following description: – Quebec will soon be better provided with railways – those pioneers of commercial prosperity – than most of the British colonies.