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To Commemorate the Opening of the Rideau Canal 1832

 
 
To Commemorate the Opening of the Rideau Canal 1832 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
1. To Commemorate the Opening of the Rideau Canal 1832 Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

 
Erected 1927 by Poonahmalee Chapter, Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire.
 
Location. 44° 53.853′ N, 76° 1.26′ W. Marker is in Smiths Falls, Ontario. Marker is on Beckwith Street South (Provincial Highway 15), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Veterans' Memorial Park, Smiths Falls, Ontario K7A 2A8, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vimy Oaks / Les chênes de Vimy (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); HMCS Smiths Falls (within shouting distance of this marker); Beckwith Street and Bridge / La rue Beckwith et le pont (within shouting distance of this marker); Wood's Mill / Moulin Wood (within shouting distance of this marker); Rotary Club Swimming Pool Stone / La pierre de la piscine du club Rotary (within shouting distance of this marker); Automated Lock / Une écluse automatique (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossroads of the Rideau / À la croisée des chemins (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Smiths Falls.
 
Also see . . .
1. Rideau Canal National Historic Site
To Commemorate the Opening of the Rideau Canal 1832 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
2. To Commemorate the Opening of the Rideau Canal 1832 Marker
. (Submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Rideau Canal National Historic Site at Facebook. (Submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Rideau Heritage Route. (Submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. The text and photo of the missing marker/plaque that was once on the pole in front of this monument • Can you help?
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