Lieutenant-Colonel Mahlon Burwell 1783-1846 - Ontario Heritage Trust


Lieutenant-Colonel Mahlon Burwell 1783-1846

A close associate of Colonel Talbot, Burwell officially surveyed vast areas of southwestern Upper Canada, including the revised line of the Talbot Road. The founder of Port Burwell and a prominent office holder in the region, Burwell served some 20 years in the provincial legislative assembly.


At the municipal office, Pitt and Erieus Streets, Port Burwell

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Elgin

Municipality: Municipality of Bayham