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Cape Merry Battery

Cape Merry Battery Churchill, Manitoba

Heritage — Excursion

Cape Merry Battery features the remnants of a gun powder magazine from the fur trade era (1746). Strategically misplaced, the battery was dismantled and rebuilt in 1749 on its present site. Designed to supplement the defenses of PWF, the battery was constructed with six cannon emplacements. One lone cannon stands today, a stark reminder of its intent. Plaques honour Rev. Rasmus Jensen and the Fort Churchill fur trade post. Guided tours are available, please check Parks Canada office for tour times.

When

Thu 27 Sep No events scheduled.
Fri 28 Sep 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sat 29 Sep No events scheduled.

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Box 127
Churchill, Manitoba

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On the east shore of the Churchill River across from Prince of Wales Fort

Organizer

Parks Canada

Event Contact

Marc-Andre Belcourt
Marc-andre.belcourt@pc.gc.ca
204-675-2026
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This event is in English.
This event is not wheelchair accessible.
Keywords: Youth/Teens, Outdoors, Nature, Kids, Historic Site, Family Friendly, All Ages

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