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Near Niagara-on-the-Lake in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
 

Brown's Point

 
 
Brown's Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
1. Brown's Point Marker
Inscription.
Brown's Point
Here Gen. Sir Isaac Brock
called out on his way to
Queenston Heights
13th October 1812
"Push On
York Volunteers."

 
Erected 1915 by the Niagara Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 11.626′ N, 79° 3.23′ W. Marker is near Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is on Niagara Parkway just south of Brown's Point Circle, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the Canadian side of the Niagara River, just north of Queenston, along the Niagara Parkway Recreational Trial. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Brown's Point (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Chloe Cooley and the 1793 Act to Limit Slavery in Upper Canada (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); The Field House (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); British Landing (approx. 1.3 kilometers away in the U.S.); Vrooman's Battery (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); Grand View
Brown's Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
2. Brown's Point Marker
Close-up view of the text on the historical marker.
(approx. 2.2 kilometers away in the U.S.); Freedom Crossing Monument (approx. 2.3 kilometers away in the U.S.); a different marker also named Freedom Crossing Monument (approx. 2.3 kilometers away in the U.S.). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
Brown's Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
3. Brown's Point Marker
View of the historical marker in the foreground and the Niagara River in the background.
Brown's Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
4. Brown's Point Marker
View of the historical marker looking south along the Niagara Parkway and the Niagara Parkway Recreational Trail, with a view of the Niagara River in the left background.
Brown's Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 27, 2011
5. Brown's Point Marker
View of the historical marker looking north along the Niagara Parkway and the Niagara Parkway Recreational Trail.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 18, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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