War of 1812 Cairn - Port Dover, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers
N 42° 47.175 W 080° 12.164
17T E 565208 N 4737386
Quick Description: This cairn was built in 1929. The Canadian National Historic plaque identifies Port Dover as a launching point for the British's successfully capture of American troops in Detriot.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 5/27/2019 5:28:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM10MEP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 2

Long Description:
This cairn was built in 1929. The Canadian National Historic plaque identifies Port Dover as a launching point for the British's successfully capture of American troops in Detriot.

This is one of many war memorials in Powell Park that are related to the role it played in The War of 1812 and other conflicts where local men and women went to war.
Cairn Location: municipal park

Cairn Purpose: Battle Site Memorial

Types of rock: mortared granite stones

Cairn Condition:

Type if different from above list: Not listed

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