Near Queenston in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
5. The Decisive Battle
The Battle of Queenston Heights Walking Tour
—Stop 5 of the 5-stop walking tour —
Erected by Parks Canada.
Location. 43° 9.618′ N, 79° 3.149′ W. Marker is near Queenston, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker can be reached from Niagara Parkway just north of Portage Road. 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 near the crest of the Niagara Escarpment, very near 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 "Colored Corps" 1812 - 1815 (a few steps from this marker); Brock's Monument - Queenston Heights Battlefield Sir Roger Hale Sheaffe (within shouting distance of this marker); Brock's Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of Queenston Heights (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 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 120 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 is stop #5 on, The Battle of Queenston Heights Walking Tour. According to the Niagara Parks web site, this historical marker is located "on the heights near Brock's monument."
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 675 times since then. Last updated on May 3, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.