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  Business Directory Fort Erie Ontario
Fort Erie is a city with an area of 167.42 km² and a population of 28,143 people Search and find companies, telephone numbers, addresses, email addresses in the Business Directory Fort Erie Fort Erie is a town on the Niagara River in Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada.
When the War of 1812 started, the troops stationed at Fort Erie were caught off guard due to the fort being in the middle of rebuilding.
On August 7, 1927 the Peace Bridge was opened between the Town of Fort Erie and the City of Buffalo, New York.
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  History of Fort Erie - Niagara Parks, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
In 1813, the fort was held for a period by U.S. forces after being partially dismantled by the small garrison of British troops and Canadian militia as they withdrew from the fort.
The Fort Erie area became significant as the major terminus in Canada for slaves using the Underground Railroad in the middle of the 1800's.
The fort was restored to the 1812-1814 period and officially reopened July 1, 1939.
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 Assault of Fort Erie : August 15, 1814 - Action Report
Its task was to capture a sandy mound called Sanke Hill, which stood to the right of the fort and the lakeshore, and was connected with the lakeshore by a line of palisades, ditches, and abbatis.
The assault on Fort Erie was a disaster.
Fort Erie was eventually mined blown up by the Americans on 5 November 1814, who then re crossed the river to Buffalo.
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 Fort Erie, Ontario
Fort Erie (2001 population 28,143) is a town on the Niagara River in the Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada.
Fort Erie is one of the fastest growing communities in Niagara, and has experienced a high level of residential and commercial development in the past few years.
Fort Erie is also home to a number of other thriving commercial core areas (Bridgeburg, Ridgeway, Stevensville and Crystal Beach) as a result of the 1970 amalgamation of these former municipalities with Fort Erie proper.
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 ipedia.com: Fort Erie Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Fort Erie was the first British fort to be constructed as part of a network developed after the Seven Years War was concluded by the Treaty of Paris at which time all of New France had been ceded to G...
Fort Erie was the first British fort to be constructed as part of a network developed after the Seven Years War (or in North America the French and Indian War) was concluded by the Treaty of Paris (1763) at which time all of New France had been ceded to Great Britain.
In 1937 reconstruction was of the fort was begun.
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 The Siege of Fort Erie 1814 by Frederick Carsted  -
The Siege of Fort Erie 1814 by Frederick Carsted -
The fort was partially rebuilt and strengthen with earthworks and held until 3 July 1814.
The Fort was reconstructed in the 1930's, during which time a mass grave was discovered containing many of the casualties of the August 15th attack.
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 Fort Erie Racetrack
Fort Erie Racetrack is a thoroughbred racing facility in Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada.
Fort Erie Racetrack is known for its beautiful infield, filled with flowers and scenic lakes.
In fact, Fort Erie is sometimes referred to as the most picture-perfect racetrack in the world due to the infield.
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 Fort Erie Creeks Watershed
The Fort Erie Watershed Plan will make recommendations to Planning Authorities on the best way to protect, improve and restore water quality and quantity in the land use planning process as well as recommend a restoration program and associated strategies to achieve the NWQPS vision.
The Fort Erie watershed includes Local Management Areas 2.13, 2.18 and 3.4 as identified in the NWQPS, including almost all of the Town of Fort Erie (except for the lands that drain towards Point Abino), a portion of the City of Port Colborne and a very small area in the City of Niagara Falls.
The Town of Fort Erie commissioned a study in 1992 to document the natural heritage areas in the Town's four urban areas and one rural settlement area.
www.conservation-niagara.on.ca /water_management/FortErieCreeks.htm   (1534 words)

  
 Fort Erie Raceway
Fort Erie Raceway is a thoroughbred racing facility in Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada.
Fort Erie Raceway is known for its beautiful infield, filled with flowers and scenic lakes.
In fact, Fort Erie is sometimes referred to as the most picture-perfect race track in the world due to the infield.
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 Haunted Ontario - True Ghost Encounters
The original Fort Erie was actually built by the French in the 1600s.
The new fort was unfinished the war of 1812 began.
The British continued to occupy the ruined fort until 1823, when stones from the fort were used to build St. Paul’s Anglican Church (3 km north of the fort).
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 CEC: Closed Canadian Parks - Erie Beach Park
An outing to Erie Beach began with a trip on the Fort Erie ferry, with passengers transferring to The Fort Erie, Snake Hill Pacific Railroad to arrive at the grove.
He changed the name to Erie Beach Park and realising that much of the clientele were coming from Buffalo, implemented a direct ferry service from that city to the park with the construction of a pier.
A section of the Fort Erie - Port Colborne Friendship Trail (multi-use trail) is to be built through the area.
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 Old Fort Erie - Niagara Parks, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
The place is Fort Erie and war is in the air.
Old Fort Erie is located in the town of Fort Erie which is approximately 30 kilometres south of Niagara Falls.
Venture out to Old Fort Erie to experience the traditions of Hallowe’en, brought to life through the Ghosts of the Old Fort.
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 Fort Erie
The EDTC is mandated by the Municipal Council to lead Fort Erie's economic growth, progress and diversification.
Acting as liaison between local business and government, the EDTC is the bridge to opportunity and success for the Fort Erie economy.
Fort Erie Welcomes New Jobs and Continued Economic Growth
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 Fort Erie Watershed Plan
A Watershed Plan is a proactive document created cooperatively by government agencies and the community to manage the water, land/water interactions, aquatic life and aquatic resources within a particular watershed to protect the health of the ecosystem as land uses change.
The Fort Erie Watershed Plan should also take into consideration the Shoreline Management Plan for Lake Erie completed in June 1992 for the NPCA jurisdiction.
The Fort Erie Watershed Plan will make recommendations to protect, improve and restore water quality in quantity as required by the Provincial Policy Statement issued under the Planning Act, including opportunities for restoring and rehabilitating the creeks and their tributaries within the Fort Erie watershed.
www.conservation-niagara.on.ca /water_management/forteriewatershedplan.html   (2936 words)

  
 Fort Erie, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
During the American Revolution it was used as a supply depot for British troops.
Garrison Road (Provincial Highway #3) is the town's major "tourist commercial" corridor, stretching for nearly 5 kilometers east to west through Greater Fort Erie.
Fort Erie · Grimsby · Lincoln · Niagara-on-the-Lake · Pelham
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 Fort Erie - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Fort Erie - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Fort Erie, town in the regional municipality of Niagara, southern Ontario, Canada, on Lake Erie and the Niagara River.
Erie, Lake, southernmost and fourth largest of the Great Lakes of North America, bordered on the north by Ontario, Canada, on the east by New York,...
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 CTV.ca | Electricity almost fully restored in Fort Erie
A woman looks over storm damage at her home in Fort Erie, Ont., after a freak snowstorm last week.
The utility says all but 300 customers have their power restored and they should be back on line by the end of the day.
Fort Erie and Port Colborne residents, meanwhile, are being urged to boil their water and to have their well water tested before using.
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 The Seige of Fort Erie
The American wounded from the Battle of Lundy's Lane were towed in forty wagons to Fort Erie while the officers were put in boats for the voyage to Buffalo.
One add on included the addition of a 'curtain wall', which is a wall of earth dividing the two parts of the fort incase on side was taken by the enemy.
The British guns did not damage the fort but on the 14th a mortar shell exploded the powder magazine inside the fort.
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 Fort Erie War of 1812 Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Every August on the 2nd weekend, the War of 1812 is re-lived where the most bloody Siege of Fort Erie took place on August 15, 1814.
The setting begins with the capture and occupation of the Fort by the invading American troops.
The battle sorties are highlighted by a vigorous display of actual musket and cannon fire from both sides culminating with the destructive explosion that originally destroyed about 25% of the Fort.
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 GHRS - Niagara Region - Reports
The fort itself is a beautiful re-creation of the original and is a must visit for anyone.
The fort was abandoned by the British after the fall of Fort George in 1813 and the local militia destroyed the buildings.
A photographer was snapping pictures in the fort and took a very strange picture of what appears to be either a woman in a long skirt or a man in a "greatcoat" in the forts kitchen.
www.torontoghosts.org /niagara/forterie.htm   (798 words)

  
 Trish's Photos of Fort Erie
Fort Erie is the gateway into Canada From the US.
A Structure signifying the Native American Culture which is now and has always been a vital part of our community.
The Friendship Trail runs from Ridgeway into Fort Erie along the Lake.
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 Fort Erie, ON News
A Fort Erie man may have tried to commit suicide by dousing himself with gasoline after allegedly ramming his car into his ex-girlfriend's, police say.
Shelves at Fort Erie's food bank depleted by a severe winter storm in mid-October received a boost Tuesday thanks to the commercial casinos in Niagara Falls.
The Peace Bridge that spans the Niagara River from Fort Erie, Ont., to Buffalo, N.Y., is the second busiest border crossing between Canada and the U.S., after the Ambassador Bridge that spans the Detroit River...
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