Built in 1832 it was later Converted to lighthouse in 1872.
Battle of the Windmill; Part of the Patriot War, Rebellions of 1837. The Battle of the Windmill was fought in November 1838 in the outcome of the Upper Canada Rebellion. Loyalist from Upper Canadian and American troops, helped by the Royal Navy and U.S. Naval force. They crushed an attack by Hunter Patriot radicals situated in the United States