Capture of the Anne 1838, The - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Capture of the Anne 1838, The

While bombarding the Canadian shoreline near Fort Malden in support of a force of Canadian and American rebel sympathizers on Bois Blanc Island, the schooner Anne grounded on Elliott's Point and Canadian forces took the crew prisoner.

Location

At the Bob-Lo Island parking lot, Elliott's Point, south of Amherstburg on County Road 18

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Essex

Municipality: Town of Amherstburg

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