Near Greater Napanee in Lennox & Addington Counties, Ontario — Central Canada
Escape of the Royal George 1812
Erected by Ontario Archaeological and Historical Sites Board.
Location. 44° 8.43′ N, 76° 51.109′ W. Marker is near Greater Napanee, Ontario, in Lennox & Addington Counties. Marker is on Loyalist Parkway (Provincial Highway 33) just from County Route 21. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7499 Loyalist Parkway, Greater Napanee, Ontario, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 19 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The First Steamship on Lake Ontario (approx. Early Latter-day Saints in Upper Canada (approx. 5.9 kilometers away); Bay of Quinte Loyalist Settlement (approx. 19 kilometers away); The Royal Union Flag (approx. 19 kilometers away).
More about this marker. This marker is located at a lakeside pullout on the Loyalist Parkway southwest of the County Road 21 intersection.
Also see . . . HMS Royal George (1809) - Wikipedia. She was launched at the Kingston Royal Naval Dockyard in Kingston, Ontario, in July 1809. The Royal George was renamed Niagara in 1814 and was sold in 1837. (Submitted on May 24, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.