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Niagara Parkway is a route along the Niagara River from Niagara-on-the-Lake to Fort Erie. The Niagara River flows to the north from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario. ... Categories: Canada geography stubs | Ontario communities | Coastal towns of Canada ... Fort Erie was the first British fort to be constructed as part of a network developed after the Seven Years War (or in North America the French and Indian War) was concluded by the Treaty of Paris (1763) at which time all of New France had been ceded to Great...

A scenic route from Niagara-on-the-Lake to Table Rock, Niagara Falls. Categories: Canada geography stubs | Ontario communities | Coastal towns of Canada ...

The route is a two-lane roadway for most of the route and traffic lights are mostly along the falls sections.

Originally built in 1912 and extended in 1936 with a total length of 56 km (35 miles). 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...

See also

The Niagara Transit in Niagara Falls, Ontario operates bus service on the Canadian side of the falls. ...


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Niagara River Recreation Trail - Niagara Parks, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada (513 words)
He visited the Falls then drove along the Niagara Parkway, describing it as "the prettiest Sunday afternoon drive in the world".
Constructed in 1986, the Niagara River Recreation Trail is a paved path for non-motorized traffic stretching some 58 kilometers (35 miles) along the Canadian side of the Niagara River.
Niagara Parks is dedicated to preserving and enhancing the beauty of the lands adjacent to the Niagara River for the enjoyment of its visitors.
Niagara Falls - Niagara Parks - a  history (4582 words)
In 1908, government authority was received by the Niagara Parks Commission to begin its expansion along the shoreline of the Niagara River between Lake Erie and Lake Ontario through land expropriation.
In 1899, the City of Niagara Falls with consent of the Parks Commission erected a new large waterworks plant in the vicinity of the Table Rock House.
On June 2nd 1930, the City of Niagara Falls waterworks department agreed to remove the waterworks plant from the Niagara Parks, although the old stone pump house was not demolished until 1937.
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