efforts earned him a knighthood, accolades, and the
moniker The Hero of Upper Canada. Brock was assigned
to Canada in 1802, and became responsible for defending
the territory from the United States during the War
of 1812. MORE... |
George is a historic military structure at Niagara-on-the-Lake,
Ontario, Canada, that was the scene of several battles
during the War of 1812. The opposing fortifications
of Fort Niagara in New York can be seen from the ramparts..
is a town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, Canada.
It is located 15 kilometres south of Bracebridge, Ontario.
The Town of Gravenhurst includes a large area of the
District of Muskoka. MORE...
City Hall is located on the corner of Ontario St. and
Brock St. Constructed in 1844, this attractive limestone
building has been designated a historic site. Elegant
in every detail, it has become symbol of the city it
was built to serve. MORE... |
is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario,
Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House
of Commons since 1997, and in the Legislative Assembly
of Ontario since 1999. Its population in 2001 was 113,826.
(pronounced: [?m?s?'s?g?] listen (help·info))
is Canada's sixth-largest city, located in the Regional
Municipality of Peel, Ontario, and is part of the Greater
Toronto Area. MORE... |
Falls, is a set of massive waterfalls located on the
Niagara River in eastern North America, on the border
between the United States and Canada. Niagara Falls
comprises three separate waterfalls. Niagara Falls is
a big source of hydro power. MORE... |
is the capital of Canada and the country's fourth largest
city. It is located in the Ottawa Valley in the eastern
part of the province of Ontario, at the northern edge
of the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor.about 400 km east
of Toronto. MORE... |
Village of Queenston (43°10' N 79°03' W) is
located 5km north of Niagara Falls, Ontario in the Town
of Niagara-on-the-Lake. Queenston was first settled
in the 1770's by United Empire Loyalist refugees and
emigrees from the United States. MORE...
is a federation of ten provinces and three territories.
Initially constituted through the British North America
Act of 1867, it is governed as a parliamentary democracy
with Queen Elizabeth II as head of state. MORE... |
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