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The Times Newspaper: September 28, 1814

The Times Newspaper from September 28, 1814 Pages 2 and 3 discuss reports from newspapers around the world, including those of the ongoing war.

The Times Newspaper: September 28, 1814
Bootjack c.1812

A varnished wood bootjack that was discovered at the Lundy’s Lane Battlefield.

Bootjack c.1812
65th (2nd Yorkshire, North Riding) Regiment of Foot Button

This button was initially identified as belonging to the 65th Regiment of Foot is believed to be from the War of 1812 period.

65th (2nd Yorkshire, North Riding) Regiment of Foot Button
West India Regiment Button

An infantry unit that was recruited from the British Colonies of the Caribbean around 1795. It is believed this regiment was made up of freed North ...

West India Regiment Button
41st Regiment of Foot Buttons- c. 1812

These are buttons from the 41st Regiment of Foot that served in the Canada during the War of 1812. The design is a “41” raised in the center of an ...

41st Regiment of Foot Buttons- c. 1812
Lord Wellington and Brittania Coin 1814

This copper coin is inscribed “Wellington” with a profile of Lord Wellington on one side. The reverse side has a laurel wreath with Britannia seated. ...

Lord Wellington and Brittania Coin 1814
Ships, Colonies and Commerce Token

This is a copper token coin that has Ships, Colonies and Commerce written on one side and three masted schooners facing left on the other with a ...

Ships, Colonies and Commerce Token
Canadian Regiment of Fencible Infantry Button

It is believed that this is a Canadian Regiment of Fencible Infantry button from the 1812 period. Enlistment for the Fencibles started in 1805 in ...

Canadian Regiment of Fencible Infantry Button
62nd (Wiltshire) Regiment of Foot Button

The button is believed to be made of pewter and has a raised “WILTSHIRE” on the face along with a crown in the centre. The diameter is 2.2cm. The ...

62nd (Wiltshire) Regiment of Foot Button
Royal Sappers and Miners Button

A Royal Sappers and Miners button believed to be from the War of 1812 era. There was no overall commanding officer but there was a battalion from ...

Royal Sappers and Miners Button
Plain Button with Stand(D) Gold Col(R) Inscription

A plain button, believed to be from the 1812 era, that has “Stand(D) Gold Col(R)” inscribed on the reverse.

Plain Button with Stand(D) Gold Col(R) Inscription
Royal Regiment of Artillery Buttons

Buttons have three raised cannon balls in a horizontal row across the top and three raised cannons in a vertical row that are set in a shield. It is ...

Royal Regiment of Artillery Buttons
United States Regiment of Riflemen

Button has letters R.R intertwined with no shank on the reverse. Diameter is 1.5 cm.

United States Regiment of Riflemen
43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot Buttons

A British infantry regiment that was raised in 1751 and amalgamated with the 52nd (Oxfordshire) Regiment of Foot, to form the Oxfordshire and ...

43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot Buttons
United States of America Military Button

United States of America Infantry button made of white metal with an eagle on a branch and “US” in an oval below. The shank is bent on the reverse. ...

United States of America Military Button
88th Regiment of Foot (Connaught Rangers) Button

The 88th (Connaught Rangers) disembarked at Quebec on the 3rd August 1814, having sailed from France. They were at Plattsburg: stationed on the banks ...

88th Regiment of Foot (Connaught Rangers) Button
Light Infantry Button

A light infantry button that measures 1.5cm in diameter and has laurel leaves around the outside edge. It was found in the ...

Light Infantry Button
Domestic Button c. 1800

This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face includes curved lines from the center that reaches ...

Domestic Button c. 1800
Domestic Button c. 1800

This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face is a circle with circles periodically around the ...

Domestic Button c. 1800
Domestic Button c. 1812

This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face is a thin line star with ornate markings around the ...

Domestic Button c. 1812
89th Regiment of Foot Uniform Remnant and Buttons

This is a cloth fragment of a uniform worn by a soldier of the 89th Regiment at the Battle of Lundy’s Lane. It was discovered in a trench on Lundy’s ...

89th Regiment of Foot Uniform Remnant and Buttons
Royal Regiment of Artillery Buttons

Button has three raised cannon balls in a horizontal row across the top and three raised cannons in a vertical row that are set in a shield. It is ...

Royal Regiment of Artillery Buttons
93rd (Sutherland Highlanders) Regiment of Foot Button

Has a raised crown on the top and a raised 93 below. This button, believed to be from the 1812 era, is slightly corroded around the outside edge. ...

93rd (Sutherland Highlanders) Regiment of Foot Button
Commissariat Staff Corp Button

Commissariat Staff Corp Button

Commissariat Staff Corp Button
Various Military Remnants Found at Niagara Battlefield Sites

These artifacts are mounted on red felt to the back of its case (A). The items are (from left to right): B. A piece of an unidentified metal ...

Various Military Remnants Found at Niagara Battlefield Sites
43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot Button

A British infantry regiment that was raised in 1751 and amalgamated with the 52nd (Oxfordshire) Regiment of Foot, to form the Oxfordshire and ...

43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot Button
67th (South Hampshire) Regiment of Foot Button

This regiment was formed in 1758 and was amalgamated into The Hampshire Regiment in 1881.

67th (South Hampshire) Regiment of Foot Button
70th Surry Regiment of Foot Buttons

A button of the 70th Surry Regiment that is 1.9 cm in diameter. It has “70” raised in the centre surrounded by a raised laurel wreath. “SURRY” is ...

70th Surry Regiment of Foot Buttons
70th Surry Regiment of Foot Buttons

t has “70” raised in the centre surrounded by a raised laurel wreath. “SURRY” is also raised across the top of the button. This regiment was raised ...

70th Surry Regiment of Foot Buttons
King George III 1807 Coin

The one side of this copper coin has the inscription “GEORGIUS 17” AND “D.G. REX 1807” with the King’s profile. The other side has “BRITANNIA” with ...

King George III 1807 Coin
Brown Bess Musket

A Brown Bess rifle, commonly called an India Pattern Musket, that has been previously converted from a flintlock to a percussion action. It is a ...

Brown Bess Musket
Cannon Balls c. 1812-1814

Set of cannon balls that were unearthed in one of Niagara's battlefield sites.

Cannon Balls c. 1812-1814
Musket Action c. 1812- 1814

A musket action with “TOWER”, a crown and the Royal cipher “GR” engraved on one side.

Musket Action c. 1812- 1814
Infantry Sword and Leather Scabbard

A British Officer’s sword and scabbard. The scabbard is black leather with a brass tip and collar with a ring. The sword has an urn hilted ...

Infantry Sword and Leather Scabbard
Steel Sabre and Scabbard

The sabre and scabbard are curved steel that has since rusted. The scabbard has two steel bands with two rings attached and a rounded tip. It has ...

Steel Sabre and Scabbard
Steel Scabbard

A curved steel scabbard that is said to have been found on the Lundy's Lane Battlefield by W. W. Woodruff.

Steel Scabbard
Steel Military Scabbard

A steel military scabbard that is curved with two metal bands with a ring attached to each. The metal is dull and rusty and the tip is broken off.

Steel Military Scabbard
Scabbard

A scabbard with a gilt top was part of an infantry officer’s sheath, pattern 1796. It is black leather with gilt binding, frog clip and sash ring. ...

Scabbard
Military Sword of Capt. Thomas MacMicking (McMicken) 1812-1814

A sword made of solid brass but the grip has been embellished with tightly bound silver wire. The pommel and joints of the handle have scroll work ...

Military Sword of Capt. Thomas MacMicking (McMicken) 1812-1814
Musket Balls from Niagara Battlefield Sites

A collection of musket balls found at one of Niagara's battlefield sites. Sizes range from 1.8 to 1.5 to 1.2 cms.

Musket Balls from Niagara Battlefield Sites

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