Queenston in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Colonel Macdonell then took command until General Sheafe could arrive from Fort George with reinforcements. Macdonell rode ‘Alfred’ to lead another charge; he was mortaly wounded and ‘Alfred’ was killed, part of the price of saving Canada on that fateful day.
The Niagara Parks Commission
by Mr. and Mrs. Stewart G. Bennett
Erected 1976 by Mr. and Mrs. Stewart G. Bennett.
Location. 43° 9.745′ N, 79° 3.262′ W. Marker is in Queenston, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is on Clarence Street west of Queenston Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. This historical monument is located on the Canadian side of the Niagara River, on the southern edge of a residential neighborhood, in a small community park with several other historical monuments, at the base of the
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brock's Cenotaph (a few steps from this marker); Indians at Queenston Heights (within shouting distance of this marker); 4. The Counter-Offensive Takes Shape (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Brock Dead House (about 180 meters away); Laura Ingersoll Secord 1775-1868 (about 180 meters away); Laura Secord (1775-1868) (about 210 meters away); Home of Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 210 meters away); The Battle of Queenston Heights (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queenston.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 492 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 8, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.