NameGlengarry Cairn
AddressCairn Island, ON K0C 2C0, Canada
CategorySights / Landmarks / Museums
DescriptionThis cairn was erected under the supervision of Lieut-Col. Lewis Carmichael of the Imperial Army, then stationed in this district on particular service, by the Highland Militia of Glengarry which had aided in the suppression of the Canadian Rebellion of 1837-38, to commemorate the services of that distinguished soldier Sir John Colborne, who was declared by the historian Napier to have been, 'A man of singular talent for war' and who commanded her majesty's forces in Canada at that critical period....
Coordinates45.12173, -74.48978
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