Major John Richardson
(1796 - 1852)
Erected by Historic Sites and Monuments Boards of Canada.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Canada, Historic Sites and Monuments Board series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
Location. 42° 6.473′ N, 83° 6.797′ W. Marker is in Amherstburg, Ontario, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Laird Avenue South close to Elm Avenue, on the right when traveling south. This historical marker is located almost immediately behind the Fort Malden National Historic Site Visitor Centre. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amherstburg ON N9V 1X5, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Malden Points of Interest (a few steps from this marker); The "Tecumseh Stone" (a few steps from this marker); Pensioner's Cottage (within shouting distance of this marker); Shoreline Breakwall (within shouting distance of this marker); Detroit River Heritage (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian Council House (within shouting distance of Fort Amherstburg (Fort Malden) (within shouting distance of this marker); Privy (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amherstburg.
Also see . . . Fort Amherstburg in the War of 1812. This is a link to information provided by "The War of 1812 Website." (Submitted on June 17, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 17, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 758 times since then and 19 times this year. Last updated on September 1, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 17, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 4. submitted on April 19, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.