Amherstburg


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Amherstburg,

industrial town (1991 pop. 8,921), S Ont., Canada, on the Detroit River. Fort Malden, built (1797–99) to replace a post lost when Detroit was ceded to the United States, is now within a national historic park.
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Across Ontario, the Coast Guard also has search and rescue stations in Thunder Bay, Tobermory, Meaford, Goderich, Amherstburg, Port Dover, Port Weller, Cobourg, and Kingston.
Grant's Pest & Animal Control, managed by Dean Grant, relocated up to the small community of Calvin, from Amherstburg, six years ago.
Provincial Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, and their sister dealerships, Alfa Romeo and FIAT of Windsor are ideally placed to serve the communities of Windsor, Tecumseh, Leamington, LaSalle and Amherstburg.
The Blackburns, after unsuccessful attempts to extradite them back to Michigan, resided in Amherstburg, Ontario.
In July, an American force initially crossed into British territory at Amherstburg, but the British responded by first taking Fort Mackinac, then retaking Amherstburg and Fort Detroit.
Andrew's, Amherstburg, south of Windsor, Ont., shed some light on why this is in an interview on CBC radio a few days before the concert.
The African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME)--a branch of the American denomination founded in Philadelphia in 1796--was formed in Toronto in 1833, Hamilton in 1837 and Amherstburg in 1848.
General Brock was present at the time of Esther's birth, 14 June 1812, and he sent a bottle of wine to the birthing room, at The Searl Hotel in Amherstburg, where Almania worked as a cook.
and 20 provincial cavalry) to recapture Amherstburg and seize any American boats wintering there.
purchased Amherst Quarries, which has two locations, one located south of Windsor, Ontario, the other in the town of Amherstburg. Approximately 25 employees work for the company.
Montreal, Kingston, the fortified posts from Fort George to Fort Erie on the Niagara River and Fort Amherstburg on the Detroit River were directly threatened as they lay along the best avenues of approach from the United States.