Ticonderoga in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Troops of Colonial Wars at Ticonderoga
to the heroism of the troops under the unfortunate
Maj. Gen値. James Abercromby
in the attack on the French lines, July 8th, 1758,
to mark the capture of Fort Carillon by
Lieut. Gen値. Sir Jeffrey Amherst
July 27th, 1759
and, to record the names of the British and American military units which served in the Colonial Wars at Ticonderoga.
This monument is erected by the
Society of Colonial Wars
Erected 1949 by Society of Colonial Wars.
Location. 43° 50.675′ N, 73° 23.445′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Sandy Redoubt, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is located on the entrance road 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. Garrison Cemetery ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Soldier of France ( about 400 feet away); Eighteen Colonial Soldiers ( about 500 feet away); Fort Ticonderoga ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Hut Sites Fort Carillon ( approx. ｼ mile away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail ( approx. ｼ mile away); Colonel John Brown ( approx. ｼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ticonderoga.
More about this marker. The British and American officers and military units who served at Fort Ticonderoga are listed on the lower plaque.
Also see . . . Fort Ticonderoga National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Military • Notable Events • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,520 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.