Lemieux Island

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Coordinates: 45°24′55″N 75°43′45″W / 45.41523°N 75.72919°W / 45.41523; -75.72919

Map of the island. Ottawa is at the bottom, Hull at the top.

Lemieux Island (French: Île Lemieux) is a small island in the middle of the Ottawa River in the National Capital Region of Canada.[1] The island lies between Gatineau, Quebec, and the national capital, Ottawa, Ontario. Administratively being a part of the latter,[2] it is crossed by the Prince of Wales Bridge[3] and serves a site for the water filtration plant.[4]

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  1. ^ "Lemieux Island". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2018-08-08.
  2. ^ Cross, Austin F. (31 July 1947). "City's Lemieux Island Monument To Progress". Ottawa Citizen. p. 2. Retrieved 3 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Public input yields 2 new Ottawa River crossing options". CBC.ca. 23 October 2007. Archived from the original on 24 January 2012.
  4. ^ "Cut In Use Of Water Urged After Filtration Plant Blaze". Ottawa Citizen. 18 December 1984. Retrieved 3 May 2014.