- a city in S Quebec, in SE Canada.
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It is about sixteen miles from Sherbrooke, and four-and-a-half from the station (Birchton).
The return fare from Montreal to Sherbrooke, 102 miles, first-class, is $5 60c.
From Sherbrooke we went with the mails on a pair-horse waggon to Magog.North America, Volume I (of 2)
"But not that contempt which familiarity breeds, I should imagine," was Sherbrooke's mild rejoinder.Collections and Recollections
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They now all roared together again, and at Sherbrooke they changed cars.The Quality of Mercy
W. D. Howells
- a city in E Canada, in S Quebec: university. It is an industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 127 354 (2001)
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