National Geographic : 1949 Oct
© National Geographic Society 468 Kodaclihromnc y Andtre 11. Brown In a Sheet of Snowy Foam, Montmorency Tumbles 267 Feet to the St. Lawrence Once the main north shore road crossed the brink of the falls, seven miles from Quebec City. In 1856 the suspension bridge collapsed, carrying a carriage and three people over the brink. One old bridge tower is visible here.