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Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial

 
 
Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 27, 2014
1. Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker
Inscription. [Upper plaque:] This boulder was on the half-way mark, between Niagara-on-the-Lake and Queenston
[Lower plaque:] This memorial is erected in proud memory of pioneer ancestors and to commemorate the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of their arrival in the Niagara District as United Empire Loyalists
1784 1934
 
Erected 1934 by The United Empire Loyalists Association of St. Catharines and District.
 
Location. 43° 9.242′ N, 79° 14.802′ W. Marker is in St. Catharines, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is at the intersection of St. Paul Street West (County Route 81) and Yates Street, on the right when traveling south on St. Paul Street West. Touch for map. Marker is in Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: St. Catharines, Ontario L2R7C2, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lance Corporal Fred Fisher, V.C. (here, next to this marker); In Memorium Reqviescant in Pace (within shouting distance of this marker); William Hamilton Merritt 1793 - 1862 (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis Shickluna 1808-1880 (within shouting distance of this
Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 27, 2014
2. Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker
Southward. Marker is at the right on a stone by the flagpole. The red car is parked at a tiny triangular median at Yates Street. A long bridge is ahead.
marker); This Statue of the Honourable William Hamilton Merritt (within shouting distance of this marker); Anglican Church, St. Catharines (within shouting distance of this marker); Shipbuilding in St. Catharines 1845 (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Ridley College (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Catharines.
 
Also see . . .  United Empire Loyalist - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 9, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. PeaceWar, US Revolutionary
 
Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 27, 2014
3. Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker
The Lance Corporal Fred Fisher, V. C. marker is posted at left.
Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 27, 2014
4. Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker
View towards 1927 cenotaph.
Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 27, 2014
5. Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 9, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • William J. Toman was the editor who published this page.
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