Ticonderoga in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel Ethan Allen
Dedicated to the memory of the gallant band of Patriots led by Colonel Ethan Allen who on the 10th of May, 1775 captured this important fortress and secured for the Americans a valuable base of operations on Lakes George and Champlain.
in the State of New York
Erected 1900 by Sons of the Revolution in the State of New York.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 43° 50.485′ N, 73° 23.25′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Sandy Redoubt, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to Fort Ticonderoga. Marker is in this post office area: Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Through this entrance . . . (a few steps from this marker); 150th Anniversary of the Capture of This Fort (a few steps from this marker); 200th Anniversary of Washington’s Inspection (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (within shouting Colonel John Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Carillon (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Ticonderoga (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Troops of Colonial Wars at Ticonderoga (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ticonderoga.
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Fort Ticonderoga. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on July 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Fort Ticonderoga National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,392 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.