Loyalist Landing Place 1784, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Loyalist Landing Place 1784, The

In 1783, some 250 loyalist refugees led by Peter Van Alstine sailed from New York City bound for a new life in a new country. After wintering at Sorel, they proceeded up the St. Lawrence River to their destination in Adolphustown Township on the Bay of Quinte.


In the park on Highway 33, Adolphustown

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Lennox and Addington

Municipality: Town of Greater Napanee