Near Queenston in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Brock's Monument - Queenston Heights Battleﬁeld
Parks Canada invites you to discover more about Brock's Monument and the Battle of Queenston Heights. The site plan illustrated here will orient you to:
• a self-guiding trail (outline on the plan) which will take you to the principal locations on the battlefield.
• the Monument Lookout, where an interpretive panel summarizes the battle.
• the Monument, where you can learn about Major General Isaac Brock and his memorial.
• the historic locations of the defensive field works of Fort Drummond which was built in the aftermath of the battle.
A. Walking Trail stations
B. Battle of Queenston Heights interpretive display - Monument Lookout.
C. Brock's Monument interpretive displays (inside the monument).
D. Fort Drummond
Location. Touch for map. This historical marker is situated on the Canadian side of the Niagara River in a community/historic park area and is located along a walking trail at the entrance to the Brock Memorial Monument. Marker is in this post office area: Queenston, Ontario L0S 1L0, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battle of Queenston Heights (a few steps from this marker); Brock's Monument (a few steps from this marker); The "Colored Corps" 1812 - 1815 (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Roger Hale Sheaffe (within shouting distance of this marker); 5. The Decisive Battle (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Queenston Heights (within shouting distance of this marker); 1. Attack (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queenston.
More about this marker. This historical marker is located in the Queenston Heights National Historic Site of Canada and according to the Niagara Parks web site, this historical marker is located "on the wall around monument."
Categories. • Colonial Era • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 667 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 3, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 5, 6. submitted on June 29, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.