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Subject > Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications

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Type: Document
Description: ...the château was also the governor's residence, it was an important living environment and cultural centre. There were many receptions, under both the French and English regimes.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Under the British, between 1786 and 1812 a series of modifications and additional structures improved the defences of Québec. The Martello Tower, which had only recently been adopted as a defence work for the coast of Britain, was also introduced into Québec's defence system.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: With its obvious strategic location, Signal Hill became the site of harbour defences from the 18th century through the Second World War. The last battle of the Seven Years' War in North America was fought here in 1762.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: The evolution of Carleton Martello Tower as a line defense is detailed on this site. From its use in the war of 1812 as part of a shield against a landward attack from the west, to the addition of a concrete superstructure during its service at the time of the Second World War, it has served Canada well.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This page explains the factors that led to the huge losses of aboriginal land to colonial expansion during and after the War of 1812.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: A brief history of this National Historic Site located on St. Joseph Island from the time the fort was constructed in 1797 until archaeological work was done in the 1970s. From a military standpoint, Fort St. Joseph played a defensive role - its primary purpose being to protect the fur trade from the Americans. Its role in the War of 1812 is also examined.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: A description of the role of the British naval shipyard at Île aux Noix during the War of 1812.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Outlines the conditions that precipitated the American Revolution - the Revolution's outcome; the exodus of the remaining Loyalists from the United States to Canada; the disputes American troops have with First Nations; the emancipation of American slaves; Jay's Treaty; British ship Leopard' fires on American Chesapeake' in 1809; and other events.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: During the War of 1812, Fort George served as the headquarters for the Centre Division of the British Army. It was destroyed by American artillery fire and captured during the Battle of Fort George in May 1813. The U.S. forces used the fort as a base to invade the rest of Upper Canada. This website has visitor information and links to more history about Fort George.
Site: Parks Canada
 
 
Type: Document
Description: The archeological research project currently underway at the Saint-Louis Forts and Châteaux National Historic Site of Canada began in June 2005. The final exploratory campaign was conducted in the summer of 2007. The three digs confirmed the site's historical significance. Many architectural remains were excavated:
Site: Parks Canada
 
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