Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
July 2005

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia


Fort Wellington


Fort Wellington, a military fort built by the British in 1812-3 at Prescott, Upper Canada. It was a centre of defence between Montreal and Kingston. The remains of the fort have been preserved by the Canadian government. See Fort Wellington, Prescott, Ontario (Ottawa, Department of the Interior, Historic Sites Series, No. 7, 1929).

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., pp. 378-379. 


© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College