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you will see a WW1 I believe plane , that has all been refirbished , and looks great , a great... read more

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thewards2018
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Brockville, Canada
Freshly restored

A lovely monument to the Canadian airmen of the Korean War. Recently restored to its former glory... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
sanshind
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Brockville, Canada
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This is an actual airplane mounted on a concrete tower to commemorate the memory of allied solders in all previous wars.It was erected in 1968 on Brockville's peninsula park called Blockhouse Island, which projects into the St. Lawrence River. The...more
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45 Blockhouse Island Parkway, Brockville, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

you will see a WW1 I believe plane , that has all been refirbished , and looks great , a great conversation can spring up about this plan , thinking back to family members who served our country ..

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank thewards2018
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

A lovely monument to the Canadian airmen of the Korean War. Recently restored to its former glory. Worth a moment in your trip to Brockville’s waterfront.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sanshind
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Located on the water, beautiful little area to walk. Giant Muskoka chairs to lounge in. Parking available near by

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Turtlelov3
Reviewed October 21, 2018

While walking around the parkway we stumbled upon this. We had no idea it was there (very little signage) but it was neat to see never the less. It is in a beautiful location with snacks, washroom, and park close by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed October 6, 2018

This recently refurbished F86 Sabre jet is in the RCAF Golden Hawks livery and is not only a monument but also a war Memorial in memory of all those that paid the supreme sacrifice will serving in the RCAF. It is set in a beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cormeg
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The Golden Hawks were the Royal Canadian Air Force aerobatic team in the 1960's and this is one of the planes they used. It is a static display. If you are interested in aviation and historical aircraft it is worth the stop. Otherwise it's just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk; marina on one side and the St. Lawrence River on the other. Some giant Adirondack chairs for fun and relaxation!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Located in the blockhouse island waterfront park. Its a real life aircraft which has been used before and is now preserved at the waterfront. Definitely, one for the aviation fans.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chaitanya S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

By the water, at the tip of the marina (block house island), you can see a golden plane. To me, this plane represents two historical aspects: 1- As per the sign, the airplane was acquired in the memory of all Allied airmen who lost their...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JLC-mtl2015
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The water front park is a very peaceful place to visit, plenty of free parking and fabulous views of the St. Lawrence .

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ralf W
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