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Burlington Races 1813, The

On September 28, 1813, a heavily-armed American fleet attacked the British squadron off York (Toronto). After a running battle, the British managed, with adroit seamanship, to bring their ships over the sandbar to the safety of Burlington Bay.

Location

In Harvey Park, York Boulevard near Dundurn Street, Hamilton

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: City of Hamilton (District)

Municipality: City of Hamilton

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