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

Eighteen Colonial Soldiers

R.I.P.

 
 
Eighteen Colonial Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
1. Eighteen Colonial Soldiers Marker
Inscription.  
Here are interred
the bones of
Eighteen
Colonial Soldiers
found near
the Old Military Road
in Ticonderoga Village
on Nov. 1st 1924

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraMilitaryWar, French and Indian.
 
Location. 43° 50.649′ N, 73° 23.543′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Sandy Redoubt, on the right when traveling south. The marker is located in a field to the right of the entrance road to Fort Ticonderoga. 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. A Soldier of France (a few steps from this marker); Garrison Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Troops of Colonial Wars at Ticonderoga (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Ticonderoga (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historic Waterways (approx. ¼ mile away); Hut Sites (approx. ¼ mile away);
Marker near Fort Ticonderoga image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
2. Marker near Fort Ticonderoga
Marker is located in the Garrison Cemetery, within sight of Fort Ticonderoga.
History of Fort Ticonderoga (approx. ¼ mile away); Near this spot stood Montcalm (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Ticonderoga National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Fort Ticonderoga Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
3. Fort Ticonderoga Marker
This photo was taken from the Fort Ticonderoga entrance road. The marker can be seen to the right of the tree.
Old Military Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
4. Old Military Road
This is the site of the Old Military Road in Ticonderoga Village, where the remains of the eighteen soldiers were discovered. It is located several miles from the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,698 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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