Colonel Robert Nelles 1761-1842

A highly influential loyalist settler in the Grimsby area, Nelles came to Canada during the American Revolution. Here he became a prominent merchant, soldier, and legislator. His home, The Manor, is one of the finest 18th-century houses remaining in the province.


On the grounds of his former home, 126 Main Street West, Grimsby

Region: Niagara Falls and Region

County/District: Regional Municipality of Niagara

Municipality: Town of Grimsby