Lewiston in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Battle of Queenston Heights
War of 1812
—October 13, 1812 —
The British victory was subdued with the loss of their brilliant commander, Major General Isaac Brock.
Erected 1994 by Moose Lodge #584, American Legion #1083, V.F.W. #7487.
Location. 43° 10.391′ N, 79° 2.949′ W. Marker is in Lewiston, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Center Street west of North Water Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. This historic marker is affixed to a large boulder, in a community park, that is located along the American shoreline of the Niagara River.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Battle of Queenston Heights (here, next to this marker); Freedom Crossing Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Freedom Crossing Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Barton House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hennepin Park (approx. ¼ mile away); The Cibola Anchor (approx. 0.4 miles away); Little Yellow House - 1816 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kiwanians Promoting Peace (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lewiston.
Also see . . .
1. The Battle for Queenston Heights. This is a link to information provided by a War of 1812 site. (Submitted on July 2, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
2. Battle of Queenston Heights, 13 October 1812. This is a link to information provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on July 2, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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