Niagara-on-the-Lake in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
The Upper Canadian Act Against Slavery (1793)
Erected by Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
Location. 43° 15.127′ N, 79° 5.059′ W. Marker is in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is on Mississauga Street just north of John Street West, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. This historical marker is located in the burial ground on the east side of Mississauga Street. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Negro Burial Ground 1830 (a few steps from this marker); Lieutenant-Colonel John Butler 1725-1796 (approx. half a kilometer Action at Butler's Farm (approx. half a kilometer away); Niagara Land Purchases (approx. one kilometer away); Memorial Hall, 1906 (approx. one kilometer away); Janet Carnochan 1839 - 1926 (approx. one kilometer away); The Canada Constellation (approx. one kilometer away); William Kirby (approx. 1.1 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Also see . . .
1. Act Against Slavery. This is a link to information provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on June 18, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
2. Upper Canadian Act Against Slavery. This is a link to information provided by Wikisource. (Submitted on June 18, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans •
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