Queenston in Niagara Regional Municipality, Ontario — Central Canada
Laura Ingersoll Secord
erected by the
Government of Canada
Laura Ingersoll Secord
who saved her husband's life
in the battle on these heights,
October 13th, 1812,
and who risked her own
in conveying to Capt. Fitzgibbon,
information by which he won
the victory of Beaver Dams
[Back side of Monument]:
United Empire Loyalist
Born July 7th, 1773
Died February 22nd, 1841.
Erected 1910 by Government of Canada.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War of 1812. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1793.
Location. 43° 9.618′ N, 79° 3.066′ W. Marker is in Queenston, Ontario, in Niagara Regional Municipality. Marker can be reached from Niagara Parkway, 0.3 kilometers east of Portage Road, on the left when traveling north. The marker is in Queenston Heights Park on the access road to the Isaac Brock monument. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14184 Niagara Pkwy, Queenston, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Attack (a few steps from this marker); The Decisive Battle (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Roy Terrace (about 120 meters away); The "Colored Corps" 1812 - 1815 (about 120 meters away); Sir Isaac Brock (about 150 meters away); The Battle of Queenston Heights (about 150 meters away); Brock's Monument (about 150 meters away); Sir Roger Hale Sheaffe (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queenston.
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Additional keywords. Queenston Heights
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2011, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. This page has been viewed 781 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on August 2, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos: 1. submitted on June 28, 2011, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 6. submitted on November 6, 2014. 7. submitted on August 11, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.