Friday, October 1, 1813
— Tecumseh Parkway —Thomas McCrae was an early settler, innkeeper, and political figure in Raleigh Township along the Thames River. He served as a captain and company commander in the Kent Militia and was present at the capture of Fort Detroit. Family tradition relates that McCrae used the prize money he received from the capture of the fort to complete his Georgian brick home in 1813.
|Placed By||Tecumseh Parkway|
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 2:46am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 397110 N 4692926|
|Decimal Degrees||42.38181667, -82.24985000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 22.909', W 82° 14.991'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 22' 54.54" N, 82° 14' 59.46" W|
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|Area Code(s)||845, 914|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 820-830 County Rd 36, Chatham-Kent ON N7M 5J5, CA|
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