Battle of Valcour

Battle of Valcour (HM21VX)

Location: Peru, NY 12972 Clinton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 36.319', W 73° 26.439'

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11 October 1776. Across this strait a small colonial fleet fought the British to a standstill causing a 3 day running conflict that delayed the British advance to divide the colonies. This action allowed time for the Americans to rebuild their forces & win the Battle of Saratoga in 1777.
HM NumberHM21VX
Year Placed2011
Placed ByValcour Battle Chapter, Empire State Society, Sons of the American Revolution
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Date Added Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 623741 N 4940290
Decimal Degrees44.60531667, -73.44065000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 36.319', W 73° 26.439'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 36' 19.14" N, 73° 26' 26.34" W
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Area Code(s)518
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3740-3752 U.S. 9, Peru NY 12972, US
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