Niagara Falls in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
3. The Capture of the Redan and the Death of Brock
Location. 43° 9.716′ N, 79° 3.026′ W. Marker is in Niagara Falls, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker can be reached from Niagara Parkway 0.4 kilometers east of York Street (Local Route 81), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This is Stop #3 of the 5-stop walking tour. It is barely visible beside a cannon downslope from a scenic lookout on the Niagara Parkway. A trail and stairs lead
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Redan Battery (here, next to this marker); The Niagara Escarpment (within shouting distance of this marker); 4. The Counter-Offensive Takes Shape (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 180 meters away); 1. Attack (about 210 meters away); 2. The Treacherous River Cliff (about 210 meters away); 5. The Decisive Battle (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The "Colored Corps" 1812 - 1815 (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
More about this marker. The bronze marker is missing and only the stand is present beside a cannon.
Regarding 3. The Capture of the Redan and the Death of Brock. Nearby is another marker on a group of boulders describing the site of "Redan Battery"
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. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. This page has been viewed 604 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on August 2, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 3, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 28, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.