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Lewiston in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lower Landing Archeological District
National Historic Landmark
 
Lower Landing Archeological District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, June 11, 2012
1. Lower Landing Archeological District Marker
 
Inscription.
Lower Landing
Archeological District

has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
The archeological remains of Joncaire's Trading
Post (1719-1741) and other archeological resources
document inter-cultural relations at this key
point within the colonial Niagara Historic District.
1998
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Erected 1998 by National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 43° 9.965′ N, 79° 2.771′ W. Marker is in Lewiston, New York, in Niagara County. Marker can be reached from South 4th Street south of Tuscarora Street. Click for map. This historical marker is located on the grounds of the Earl W. Brydges Artpark. To get to this historic marker one must take South 4th Street south all the way to where the road ends, at the entrance to the Earl W. Brydges Artpark. The historic marker is on the grounds of the artpark, on a section of land just southwest of the first large parking area, along a walking path. Marker is in this post office area: Lewiston NY 14092, United States of America.
 
Lower Landing Archeological District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, June 11, 2012
2. Lower Landing Archeological District Marker
View of the historic marker affixed to a large boulder.
 

 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lower Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Demler (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cradles (about 300 feet away, in a direct line); The Magazin Royale (about 400 feet away); Fort Joncaire (about 400 feet away); Mound Lewiston (about 500 feet away); 3. The Capture of the Redan and the Death of Brock (approx. 0.4 miles away in Canada); Site of Redan Battery (approx. 0.6 kilometers away in Canada). Click for a list of all markers in Lewiston.
 
Also see . . .
1. National Historic Landmark. This is a link to information provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on June 27, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. National Historic Landmarks, List of sites. This is a link to information provided by the National Park Service. (Submitted on June 27, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Lower Landing Archeological District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, June 11, 2012
3. Lower Landing Archeological District Marker
View of the historical marker situated along a pathway that leads to the buildings in the Earl W. Brydges Artpark.
 
 
Lower Landing Archeological District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, June 11, 2012
4. Lower Landing Archeological District Marker
View of the historical marker situated near the Earl W. Brydges Artpark Information Center, with a distant view of the Niagara River valley in the background.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 176 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 27, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
 
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