Cambria in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
DEC. 19th, 1813
Erected by Cambria Historical Society.
Location. 43° 12.169′ N, 78° 51.255′ W. Marker is in Cambria, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Ridge Road (New York State Route 104) and Baer Road, on the right when traveling east on Ridge Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ransomville NY 14131, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Howell's Tavern (approx. 0.8 miles away); North Ridge Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 1.5 miles away); Soldier's Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away); 1848 Root House (approx. 2.5 miles away); Fowler Sawmill (approx. 3.4 miles away); Ransomville Schools (approx. 3.4 miles away); Randall Road Cemetery (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Site Of Niagara Poultry Farm (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cambria.
More about this marker. Funding for this marker was secured in 2012.
Regarding DEC. 19th, 1813. British forces captured Fort Niagara early
Also see . . . Capture of Fort Niagara - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 21, 2013, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Native Americans • War of 1812 •
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