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8640 County Road 42, Newboro

Buried in this Cemetery are the bodies of Sappers and Miners who took part in the construction of the Rideau Canal at this Isthmus during the years 1826 – 1832.

Originally called the “The Military and Civilian Cemetery”, then the “Old Presbyterian Cemetery”, it was renamed in 2017 the “Royal Sappers and Miners Cemetery.”

Contact:  Don Cooke  613-273-9178

Find a Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2307559/old-presbyterian-cemetery

Royal Sappers & Miners Interments PDF