St. Catharines in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Shipbuilding in St. Catharines 1845
—St. Catharines Heritage Corridor —
Shickluna Shipyards had an international reputation for building some of the biggest and best boats of its time.
Erected by Ontario, City of St. Catharines.
Location. 43° 9.33′ N, 79° 14.726′ W. Marker is in St. Catharines, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is at the intersection of St. Paul Street West (County Route 81) and Westchester Avenue, on the right when traveling north on St. Paul Street West. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5M2, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Anglican Church, St. Catharines (about 150 meters away, In Memorium Reqviescant in Pace (about 150 meters away); William Hamilton Merritt 1793 - 1862 (about 150 meters away); This Statue of the Honourable William Hamilton Merritt (about 150 meters away); Niagara District United Empire Loyalists Memorial (about 180 meters away); Lance Corporal Fred Fisher, V.C. (about 180 meters away); Louis Shickluna 1808-1880 (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); City Hall 1937 (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Catharines.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 16, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.