Queenston in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
The Niagara Escarpment
Erected by Ontario Heritage Foundation, Ministry of Culture, Tourisim and Recreation.
Location. 43° 9.687′ N, 79° 2.994′ W. Marker is in Queenston, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is on Niagara Parkway just south of York Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker is situated on the Canadian side of the Niagara River, along the roadway that snakes it's way from the base to the crest of the Niagara Escarpment, in a roadside park that provides
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Redan Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 3. The Capture of the Redan and the Death of Brock (within shouting distance of this marker); 2. The Treacherous River Cliff (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 150 meters away); 1. Attack (about 180 meters away); 4. The Counter-Offensive Takes Shape (about 210 meters away); 5. The Decisive Battle (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The "Colored Corps" 1812 - 1815 (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queenston.
Also see . . . Queenston Heights National Historic Site of Canada. This is a link to information provided by the Parks Canada web site. (Submitted on January 14, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 485 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 14, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.