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

Abercrombie's Landing

 
 
Abercrombie's Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, September 30, 2016
1. Abercrombie's Landing Marker
Inscription.
Fifteen thousand men landed here to attack Ticonderoga which was successfully defended by Montcalm July, 1758
 
Erected by Ticonderoga Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 48.987′ N, 73° 26.33′ W. Marker is near Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Baldwin Road 0.1 miles south of Howes Landing, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 307 Baldwin Road, Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carillon Outpost (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. ¾ mile away); Indian Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Military Road (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rogers’ Rangers (approx. 1.7 miles away); Summit of Mount Defiance (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Indian Trail (approx. 2 miles away); From this point south… (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, French and Indian
 
Wideview of Abercrombie's Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, September 30, 2016
2. Wideview of Abercrombie's Landing Marker
Carillon Outpost marker can be seen in the distance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 533 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 3, 2016.
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