Near Amherstburg in Essex County, Ontario — Central Canada
Colonel Matthew Elliott
1739 - 1814
Erected 1959 by the Ontario Archaeological and Historic Sites Board.
Location. 42° 5.091′ N, 83° 6.784′ W. Marker is near Amherstburg, Ontario, in Essex County. Marker is on Front Road South (County Route 20) just from Dalhousie Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. The historical marker is located in front of a residence overlooking the Detroit River, just south of Amherstburg. Marker is at or near this postal address: 779 Front Road South, Amherstburg, Ontario N9V 2M4, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capture of the Anne, 1838 (a few steps from this marker); Simon Girty U.E. Lt. - Colonel William Caldwell (approx. 1.7 kilometers away); The Great Sauk Trail (approx. 2 kilometers away); The Commissariat Office (approx. 2 kilometers away); Amherstburg Navy Yard (approx. 2.1 kilometers away); The Battle of Lake Erie (approx. 2.1 kilometers away); Connection to Town (approx. 2.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amherstburg.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War of 1812 • War, US Revolutionary •
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