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Ticonderoga in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Carillon Bridge

 
 
Original Carillon Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
1. Original Carillon Bridge Marker
Inscription.
Site of
the original
Carillon Bridge
C. 1755

Called ‘The Long Bridge’ for over a century, the bridge was officially named Carillon in 1933. The present bridge was reconstructed in 1990 by Reale Construction Co., Inc.

 
Erected 1995 by Carillon Garden Club.
 
Location. 43° 50.994′ N, 73° 24.842′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Montcalm Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in Carillon Park. Marker is in this post office area: Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carillon Park (here, next to this marker); Carillon Bridge (here, next to this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (a few steps from this marker); Grand Carry Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hon. Clayton Harris DeLano (approx. 0.4 miles away); Men of Ticonderoga (approx. half a mile away); Lord Howe’s Grave (approx. 0.6 miles away); Artillery Park (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Marker in Carillon Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
2. Marker in Carillon Park
This is one of several markers located in Carillon Park.
Original Carillon Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
3. Original Carillon Bridge Marker
The reconstructed bridge can be seen behind the marker.
Carillon Bridge Crossing image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
4. Carillon Bridge Crossing
The Carillon Bridge spanned the La Chute River at this point. It is located just behind the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 889 times since then and 98 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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