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Battle of Cooks Mills National Historic Site

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Nice little parkette with a monument right next to a little lake, A few benches to relax, Worth a... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2017
Bill C
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Welland, Canada
One Of The Last Battles In War of 1812-14

A stone cairn at the corner of Mathews and Lyons Creek Road marks the spot where American and... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2016
Professor04
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Welland
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Reviewed June 11, 2019

Battle of Cook’s Mills National Historic Site of Canada commemorates a skirmish between British and American forces during the War of 1812. The encounter took place on October 19, 1814 at Cook’s Mills, a small settlement on Lyons Creek now part of the Ontario municipality...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Nice little parkette with a war memorial beside a little lake, A few benches to relax & soak up some history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan N
Reviewed December 25, 2017

Nice little parkette with a monument right next to a little lake, A few benches to relax, Worth a quick little visit for the history buff

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bill C
Reviewed August 21, 2017

In this little village, there had been a war between the Americans and the British. The British won! There is now a massive monument dedicated to this battle . A few years ago, they even had an reenactment about what had happened in Cook's Mills....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Quiet small site. If you are interested in local history than will be interesting to you.Not much there.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

A stone cairn at the corner of Mathews and Lyons Creek Road marks the spot where American and British forces engaged late in the War of 1812-14. There is a Wikipedia entry describing this battle. About a kilometer to the west, at the corner of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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