Hamilton in Hamilton County, Ontario — Central Canada
Sir John Harvey
1778 - 1852
Erected 1958 by Ontario Archeological and Historic Sites Board.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • War of 1812. A significant historical date for this entry is June 5, 1936.
Location. 43° 16.187′ N, 79° 53.127′ W. Marker is in Hamilton, Ontario, in Hamilton County. Marker is on York Boulevard north of Dundurn Street North, on the right when traveling north. The historic marker is located in Harvey Park, a short distance to the west of Dundurn Castle, Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton, Ontario L8R, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dundurn Castle (a few steps from this marker); United Empire Loyalists (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Dundurn Castle (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Allan Napier MacNab (within shouting distance of this marker); Defensive Outwork (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Line of Defense (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Burlington Heights 1813 - 1814 (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); March to Stoney Creek (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton.
Also see . . . Biography of Sir John Harvey. This is a link to information provided by The War of 1812 Website. (Submitted on June 24, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 24, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 651 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 24, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.