Protecting the Pink Bits: The Development of the Martello Tower and Its Role in the Defence of Kingston Harbour

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa, Ontario Archaeological Society and Canadian War Museum

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Canadian War Museum
1 Vimy Drive
Ottawa, ON
Canada

James Last (who served as Senior Archaeologist for Military Sites for Parks Canada) will discuss the defensive function,  innovative design,  past occupants, and  present role of  Martello towers in  Kingston which are deemed the most sophisticated examples  found anywhere in the British Empire. 

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

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