Hamilton in Hamilton County, Ontario — Central Canada
“The Burlington Races” 1813
Erected 1975 by the Ontario Archaeological and Historic Sites Board, Ministries of Colleges and Universities.
Location. 43° 16.41′ N, 79° 53.229′ W. Marker is in Hamilton, Ontario, in Hamilton County. Marker is on York Boulevard north of Dundurn Street North, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The historic marker is located in Harvey Park, near the chain link fence that runs along the park's eastern border, across the street from the Hamilton Cemetery, on the Burlington Heights of Hamilton. Marker is at or near this postal address: 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton, Ontario L8R, Canada.
Other nearby markers. Burlington Heights 1813 - 1814 ( about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Line of Defense ( about 180 meters away); March to Stoney Creek ( about 210 meters away); Defensive Outwork ( approx. 0.4 kilometers away); United Empire Loyalists ( approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Sir John Harvey ( approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Dundurn Castle ( approx. 0.4 kilometers away); a different marker also named Dundurn Castle ( approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton.
Also see . . . What really happened? De-bunking the Burlington Bay Sandbar Legend. This is a link to information provided by "The War of 1812 Website." (Submitted on June 25, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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