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Cannonball- Engagement at Forty Mile Creek

A round solid iron cannonball, pitted. It is most likely from the Engagement at Forty Mile Creek on June 8, 1813.

  Cannonball- Engagement at Forty Mile Creek
Twelve Pound Cannonball- Engagement at Fort Mile Creek

A 12 pound cannon ball that is believed by some to have been one of the shots lobbed ashore by the schooners of the British Fleet during the...

  Twelve Pound Cannonball- Engagement at Fort Mile Creek
Loyal Canadian Society Silver Pin

This is a silver maple leaf pin from the Loyal Canadian Society. Every year, since its organization in 1847, this society held its Annual Dinner on...

  Loyal Canadian Society Silver Pin
Chessboard- c.1800

A chessboard made of tooled leather with a blackgammon board inside. When folded, the board is made to look like a book. On the side is printed...

  Chessboard- c.1800
Lake Lodge Wood Shingle- Grimsby, Ontario

A wooden shingle from the barn at Lake Lodge. It has four holes in the body and curves in the centre. There is writing on the end of one side that...

  Lake Lodge Wood Shingle- Grimsby, Ontario
Dr. Cyrus Sumner's Medical Supply Trunk

This wooden trunk, stained reddish brown, is believed to have contained the medical and surgical supplies of Dr. Cyrus Sumner (1772-1834). Sumner...

  Dr. Cyrus Sumner's Medical Supply Trunk
Cannonball- C.1800

A cannonball believed to be from the War of 1812.

  Cannonball- C.1800
Commemorative Sir Isaac Brock Coin- 1816

This coin is from Upper Canada and is dated 1816. On one side the date is in the centre surrounded by the words: "SUCCESS TO COMMERCE & PEACE". On...

  Commemorative Sir Isaac Brock Coin- 1816
Ten Pound Cannonball

A 10 pound cannonball that is believed to have been used by either American or British forces. It was found near Nelles Blvd, in Grimsby, on land...

  Ten Pound Cannonball
Tea cup and Saucer- Nelles Manor

A cup and saucer, dated c. 1790, with a blue willow pattern and a gold edge. This cup was made without a handle. The pair is also called a tea bowl...

  Tea cup and Saucer- Nelles Manor
Celebration of 100 Years of Peace, Great Britain and the United States of America- Commemorative Ribbon

A commemorative ribbon celebrating 100 years of peace between Great Britain and the United States of America. The front has a metal piece with the...

  Celebration of 100 Years of Peace, Great Britain and the United States of America- Commemorative Ribbon
Nelles Manor Fireplace Charm

A charm that was built into the fireplace of the Nelles Manor, home of Col. Robert Nelles. It was common for charms such as this to be built into...

  Nelles Manor Fireplace Charm
Sword and Scabbard- Dr. Cyrus Sumner

The origin of the sword is unknown and there are no distinct markings on it. It is believed however, that the sword would have been carried by the...

  Sword and Scabbard- Dr. Cyrus Sumner
Powder Horn- Dr. Cyrus Sumner

A powder horn with brass fittings at both ends. There is one brass ring remaining to which some material such as hide or leather would have been...

  Powder Horn- Dr. Cyrus Sumner
Robert Nelles Manor

A print of the Robert Nelles Manor in 1798. Nelles was a Lieutenant-colonel of the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia by the end of the War. He was...

  Robert Nelles Manor
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