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CNHS - Niagara Portage Road
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Beagle-1
N 43° 07.538 W 079° 05.945
17T E 654626 N 4776519
Quick Description: The designated land route to portage around Niagara Falls. First used in 1789 and then continuously until 1829 when the Welland canal was opened
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 1/20/2008 3:16:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM30GH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 37

Long Description:
Listed in Canadian National Historic Site data base as

"Queenston - Chippawa Portage Road"

Opened 1789, main link from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario until Welland Canal (1829)



Classification: National Historic Event

Province or Territory: Ontario

Location - City name/Town name: Niagara Falls

Link to Parks Canada entry (must be on www.pc.gc.ca): [Web Link]

Link to HistoricPlaces.ca: [Web Link]

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