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Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

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Fort Ticonderoga where Jamie, Claire and Young Ian find themselves stuck for a while.

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Fort Ticonderoga

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Originally constructed by the French between 1754 and 1757, the Fort Ticonderoga exists at a narrows near the south end of Lake Champlain; at the time of its original construction, Fort Ticonderoga controlled a river portage along the mouth of the La Chute River, giving it strategic importance during the 18th-century conflicts between England and France, and the American Revolution.

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Battle for Fort Ticonderoga In 1775 Fort Ticonderoga was surprised and captured by the Americans under Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold. T...

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"Colonel Knox Bringing the Cannons From Fort Ticonderoga to the Siege of Boston", by John Ward Dunsmore.

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'“FORWARD!” HE SHOUTED' - Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys storming Fort Ticonderoga, 1775. Illustration from W. Bert Foster's novel, "With Ethan Allen at Ticonderoga."

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Fort Ticonderoga

Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

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Revolutionary War historic sites. Saratoga and Fort Ticonderoga as well as other important Outlander sites are noted.

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American Revolutionary War

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