Sir Casimir S. Gzowski 1813-1898 - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Sir Casimir S. Gzowski 1813-1898

Following the Polish uprising of 1830, Gzowski came to North America and in 1841 settled in Upper Canada. A highly skilled engineer, he organized the company that constructed the Grand Trunk Railway from Toronto to Sarnia between 1853 and 1857. From 1885 to 1893, he served as first chairman of the Niagara Falls Parks Commission.

Location

On the grounds of the Niagara Parks Commission administration building, 7400 Portage Road South, Niagara Falls

Region: Niagara Falls and Region

County/District: Regional Municipality of Niagara

Municipality: City of Niagara Falls

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