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Carillon, July 8-1758 - 1958-13 Juillet

Bicentenaire Bicentennial

 

— General Marquis de Montcalm 1712-1759 —

 
Carillon, July 8-1758 - 1958-13 Juillet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2019
1. Carillon, July 8-1758 - 1958-13 Juillet Marker
Inscription.  Chretten! Ce ne fut Point Montcalm et la Prudence ces arbres renverses, ces heros, leurs exploits qui des anglats confus ont Brish l’esperance c’est le bras de ton dieu vainqueur sur cette croix! (Montcalm A Sa Mere, 21 Juillet 1758)

Here after the battle on these heights of Carillon, Montcalm in thanksgiving erected a large wooden cross.

Sur cet emplacement historique aujourd ‘hui sactuaire venere sous l’egide du Comite de Vie Franco-Americaine. Les Franco-Americains rendent homage a la gloire des heros de Carilon et de l’immortel Montcalm en ce bicentenaire de sa victoire.
 
Erected 1958 by Societe Historique Franco-Americaine.
 
Location. 43° 50.929′ N, 73° 23.713′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Sandy Redout Road 0.3 miles east of Fort Ticonderoga Road (New York State Route 74), on the right when traveling east. Marker is along the exit road for Fort Ticonderoga State Historic Site and is immediately behind the "Near This Spot Stood Montcalm" marker. Touch for map.
Carillon, July 8-1758 - 1958-13 Juillet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2019
2. Carillon, July 8-1758 - 1958-13 Juillet Marker
Marker is in this post office area: Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The French Lines & Carillon Battlefield (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Carillon Battlefield (about 500 feet away); “The Black Watch” (about 500 feet away); The French Lines (about 500 feet away); Near this spot stood Montcalm (about 700 feet away); George Augustus Viscount Howe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hut Sites (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named “The Black Watch” (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Categories. War, French and Indian
 
Left Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2019
3. Left Tablet
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2019
4. Right tablet
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 29, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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