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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fort Gibraltar I, Violence at the Forks and Red River Settlement Plaques (The Forks, Winnipeg)

A group of three plaques located on the banks of the Red River in The Forks that describe the construction (1810) and destruction (1816) of Fort Gibraltar I of the North West Company, the Battle of Seven Oaks (1816) and early, post-contact life at the meeting of the Red and Assiniboine rivers.

Fort Gibraltar I, Violence at the Forks and Red River Settlement Plaques

Fort Gibraltar I, Violence at the Forks and Red River Settlement Plaques (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.88855, W97.12707
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fort Gibraltar (Whittier Park, Winnipeg)

Sources:

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 March 2017

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