Post office/Newspaper/Bank

8.1e Post Office

This notable building was in former days the post office and customs house. It was built in 1879.

8.2e Post Office

Today the Old Post Office building houses the Coaticook Library, the atelier of the local artist-in-residence and the Coaticook Historical Society.

8.3e Question: Post Office

What is the name of the library?

8.4e Answer: Post Office

Bibliothèque Françoise-Maurice
(The Françoise-Maurice Library)

8.5e Coaticook newspaper, Le Progrès de Coaticook

The offices of the first newspaper in Coaticook were situated where now you find the library extension building. The address of the offices of the Coaticook Observer and the Etoile de l Est (Eastern Star) were at 31 Cutting Street. This street was the business and commercial hub of the town.

8.6e Bank

The Eastern Townships Bank building has been well preserved to this day. It’s the home of the CIBC (Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce).

Extract of
Bridge Between Town and Country (Coaticook)

 Bridge Between Town and Country (Coaticook) image circuit

Presented by : La Table de concertation culturelle de la MRC de Coaticook (TCCC)

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