Gaspe’s second chrurch

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Entre 1930 et 1945. - This is a photograph of the crypt that will serve as the second church until 1969. Following the fire of the first church, Bishop Ross had as project the construction of a second stone church ready for the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Jacques Cartier in Gaspé in 1934. Unfortunately, the economic crisis came and the project ceased to exist because of the lack of funding. You can see at it's base the beginning of the stone construction.

Reference :

Musée de la Gaspésie. Gaspésie's collection from the center of archives. P57,00.300.

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