Queenston in Regional Municipality of Niagara, Ontario — Central Canada
Birthplace of the Falls
Erected by Niagara Parks Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Natural Features.
Location. 43° 9.615′ N, 79° 2.979′ W. Marker is in Queenston, Ontario, in Regional Municipality of Niagara. Marker can be reached from Niagara Parkway, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in Queenston Heights Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Queenston, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Treacherous River Cliff (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 120 meters away); Attack (about 120 meters away); The Niagara Escarpment (about 120 Site of Redan Battery (about 180 meters away); The Capture of the Redan and the Death of Brock (about 180 meters away); The Decisive Battle (about 240 meters away); The "Colored Corps" 1812 - 1815 (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queenston.
More about this marker. A map at the top of the marker shows the flow of the Niagara River, from Fort Erie on lake Erie to Niagara-on-the-Lake on Lake Ontario.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 22, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.