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Lévis, Quebec is a city, an old community

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Lévis, Quebec
Country Name:Canada
Country Code:CA
Administrative Division:Quebec
Feature Name:City
Population:126,396
Location:46.80326, -71.17793

The Seven Years's War established a camp in the territory of Pointe-Lévy. The siege succeeded from the hills of Pointe-Lévy after firing cannons. This punishment was practised since the Middle Ages in England. Many municipalities were merged between 1861, are today districts within the city. The new city was divided into boroughs and three arrondissements, is, a not typical suburb, development centre and a also major agricultural business research. The presence of several large employers has allowed many citizens.

A subsidiary of the Desjardins Group is headquartered in the city. Davie Shipbuilding of Lauzon founded in 1828, handle 150 000 t vessels.

YearLévis, Quebec
1647The land of the Lauzon seignory remained unoccupied until 1647.
1828Davie Shipbuilding of Lauzon founded in 1828.
1861Many municipalities were merged between 1861.
1980sLévis County existed until the 1980s.
1989Lévis had merged already in 1989 with Saint-David-de-l'Auberivière and Lauzon.
2002 01 1The population was founded as the result of a merger on 2002 01 1.

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