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Niagara-on-the-Lake in Regional Municipality of Niagara, Ontario — Central Canada
 

Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site

 
 
Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
1. Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker
Inscription.  
Placed Here by the Niagara
Historical Society

This Marks
The Spot Where
Gen. Sir Isaac
Brock,

was buried from
1812 To 1824

 
Erected by the Niagara Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar of 1812.
 
Location. 43° 15.123′ N, 79° 3.705′ W. Marker is in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, in Regional Municipality of Niagara. Marker can be reached from Queens Parade just south of Wellington Street. This historic marker is located on the grounds of a national historic park, inside of the reconstructed Fort George, in the northeast bastion. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Niagara (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of Fort George (within shouting distance of this marker); A Strategic Site (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Niagara
Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
2. Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker
View of the historical marker in the northeast bastion of Fort George.
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named A Strategic Site (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fortified Mouth of the Niagara River (within shouting distance of this marker); Six Pounder Field Gun (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Ubique (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
 
Also see . . .  1st Burial in Brock's Bastion. This is a link to information provided by Historical Narratives of Early Canada. (Submitted on March 16, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
3. Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker
Another, more distant, view of the historical marker in the northeast bastion of Fort George.
Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
4. Sir Isaac Brock's First Burial Site Marker
View, looking from the grounds of the fort, of the historical marker in the northeast bastion of Fort George.
Major General Sir Isaac Brock image. Click for full size.
Internet Archive
5. Major General Sir Isaac Brock
This portrait of Major-General Sir Isaac Brock appeared in The War of 1812 by John Richardson and Alexander Clark Casselman 1902.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 14, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 773 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 16, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   5. submitted on April 18, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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