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

Carillon Park

Dedicatory Plaque

 
 
Carillon Park Dedicatory Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
1. Carillon Park Dedicatory Plaque
Inscription.  
There is a joy in footing
slow across a silent plain,
where patriot battle has been fought,
when glory was the gain.
There is a joy in every spot
made known by times of old -
new to the feet, through each tale
a hundred times be told.
- Keats

Donated by Ticonderoga Historical Society

 
Erected by Ticonderoga Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Patriots & Patriotism.
 
Location. 43° 50.996′ N, 73° 24.839′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is located in Carillon Park. Touch for map. 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. Original Carillon Bridge (here, next to this marker); Carillon Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Carillon Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); A Way to the World (approx. 0.2 miles away); Samuel De Champlain
Carillon Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
2. Carillon Park Marker
The marker is located to the left of the cannon in Carillon Park.
(approx. ¼ mile away); Sharing the Flow (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Power of Water (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Also see . . .  Ticonderoga Historical Society website. (Submitted on January 24, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Carillon Park Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
3. Carillon Park Plaque
This plaque is located a few feet from the marker in Carillon Park.
Closeup of Carillon Park Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
4. Closeup of Carillon Park Plaque
Carillon Park

1755
Bridge built

1933
Park dedicated

2000
Park restored
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 928 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 24, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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