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Location address: Canada
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Located in Canada, the Ramparts of Quebec City are the only remaining fortified city walls in North America north of Mexico and St. Augustine, Florida. The English began fortifying the existing walls, after they took Quebec City from the French in the Battle of the Plains of Abraham in 1759.
The Quebec Fortifications NHCS are the only surviving historic city defences in North America.