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.

Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine, Baltimore, Maryland, US -- during the Battle of Baltimore, September the valiant defense of the fort inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star-Spangled Banner.

Step back in time at Fort Ticonderoga in the Adirondacks, New York, USA. This fort was held by three countries through many battles - including the first American victory of the Revolutionary War. Each year, Fort Ticonderoga features a different year of the fort's exciting history. | tipsforfamilytrips.com | summer vacation | New England | road trip | educational | outdoor

Fort Ticonderoga for families

Fort Ticonderoga in the Adirondacks, New York, USA. This fort was held by three countries through many battles - including the first American victory of the Revolutionary War.

Fort Ticonderoga

Fort Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga, NY - built by the Canadians and French, it was strategically placed in conflicts over trade routes and played an important role during the French and Indian War and again during the American Revolutionary War.

Fort Ticonderoga History | Fort Ticonderoga’s Story

The list of historical figures who helped to shape our country at Fort Ticonderoga is quite extensive. Visit us to learn of the people who made the history at Fort Ticonderoga!

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.

The woods just outside the fort, where the Black Watch reg. fell, is one of the creepiest places I have ever been.

Fort Ticonderoga Girl Scout Day Oct 14th, 2017. Plus PDF for Journey and Badge activities by level

Fort Ticonderoga Girl Scout Day Oct 14th, 2017. Plus PDF for Journey and Badge activities by level

PCNY340 Set 50 X Postcards 4X6 New York Fort Ticonderoga

PCNY340 Set 50 X Postcards 4X6 New York Fort Ticonderoga

Sold in set of 50 postcards. Ideal for collecting and trading.

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