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Shoreham in Addison County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys

 
 
Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
1. Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker
Inscription. From Hands Cove northwest from this spot
Ethan Allen with eighty-three Green Mountain Boys embarked for the capture of Fort Ticonderoga May 10 1775

To commemorate one of the most heroic adventures of the Revolution this tablet has been erected by the Hands Cove Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution
1905
 
Erected 1905 by Hands Cove Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 43° 51.596′ N, 73° 21.24′ W. Marker is in Shoreham, Vermont, in Addison County. Marker is at the intersection of Route 74 and Smith Street, on the right when traveling south on Route 74. Touch for map. This marker is on the west side just past a sharp bend in Rt 74 and may be easy to miss. Marker is in this post office area: Shoreham VT 05770, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Larrabee’s Point (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hut Sites (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); Near this spot stood Montcalm (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); Gen. Henry Knox Trail

Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
2. Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker
(approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); 200th Anniversary of Washington’s Inspection (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); Colonel Ethan Allen (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); Through this entrance . . . (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); The French Lines (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York).
 
Regarding Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys. There is another "marker" next to the original, containing detailed explanation of the subject at hand. I have added a few photos of it. If someone wants to add it as a separate marker, feel free.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
3. Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker
Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
4. Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker
Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
5. Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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