Chatham in Chatham-Kent County, Ontario — Central Canada
The Abolition Movement in British North America
Erected by Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
Location. 42° 24.358′ N, 82° 10.548′ W. Marker is in Chatham, Ontario, in Chatham-Kent County. Marker is on King Street East just east of Prince Street South, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. This historical marker is located in Chatham, east of the downtown business district, in a residential neighborhood, in front of the First Baptist Church, between Princess and Prince Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 135 King Street East, Chatham, Ontario N7M 3N1, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Brown's Convention 1858 Chatham Armoury (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Chatham Blockhouse (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Tecumseh (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The Forks (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Skirmish at the Forks (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); British Encampment: Forks of the Thames (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); a different marker also named Skirmish at the Forks (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Chatham.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Colonial Era •
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