- There are 4 martello towers in the Kingston area - the Cedar Island
tower - the Ft Frederick tower (Royal Naval Dockyard previously
mentioned) - the Shoal Tower in the waters of Kingston Harbour -
and the Murney tower in the southern approaches. Please note that
the ditch towers at Ft Henry are not martellos.
There are also a number of martellos in Canada to the east of
Kingston. Refer to "Canadian Historic Sites - A History of Martello
Towers in the Defence of British North America, 1796 - 1871". Ivan
J. Saunders Canadian Historic Sites #15.
--- In WarOf1812@y..., "Maxine Trottier" <maxitrot@e...> wrote:
> We were just talking about martello towers here at home. I found on
> in New Brunswick. Anyone know of any other in Canada?
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