Chatham in Chatham-Kent County, Ontario — Central Canada
The Abolition Movement in British North America
Erected by Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Canada, Historic Sites and Monuments Board marker series.
Location. 42° 24.358′ N, 82° 10.548′ W. Marker is in Chatham, Ontario, in Chatham-Kent County. Marker is on King Street East just east of Prince Street South, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in Chatham, east of the downtown business district, in a residential neighborhood, in front of the First Baptist Church, between Princess and Prince Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 135 King Street East, Chatham, Ontario N7M 3N1, Canada.
Other nearby markers. John Brown's Convention 1858 (a few steps from this marker); Chatham Armoury (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Chatham Blockhouse (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Tecumseh (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The Forks (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Skirmish at the Forks (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); British Encampment: Forks of the Thames (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); a different marker also named Skirmish at the Forks (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chatham.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 434 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 20, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.