a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada, on Lake Erie, at the beginning of the Niagara River, next to Buffalo, N.Y.
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How to use Fort Erie in a sentence
The first was to argue in Fort Erie, Ontario, that the United States won the war of 1812.
The American general found his force so much weakened, that he deemed it prudent again to occupy Fort Erie.Great Events in the History of North and South America | Charles A. Goodrich
The ordinary postage on a letter from Amherstburg to Fort Erie by land would be tenpence.The History of the Post Office in British North America | William Smith
From Fort Erie to Niagara the postage would have been fourpence, which was the rate Heriot proposed to charge.The History of the Post Office in British North America | William Smith
It now became the dauntless Drummond's aim to expel the enemy from Fort Erie.Canada: the Empire of the North | Agnes C. Laut
A stage coach made three round trips weekly between Niagara and Fort Erie.Battle of Fort George | Ernest Cruikshank