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Built by the French 1755-1758General James Abercrombiedefeated by theMarquis de Montcalm, July 8, 1758Captured by Sir Jeffery AmherstJuly 27, 1759and renamedFort TiconderogaCaptured by Ethan AllenMay 10, 1775Captured by Sir John BurgoyneJuly 6, 17…
Used by troops during earlyColonial Wars and duringthe American Revolution.
During the 18th century, when nations fought to control the strategic route between the St. Lawrence River in Canada and the Hudson River to the south, the fortification overlooking the outlet of Lake George into Lake Champlain was called "the key…
Along this street ran theold military road fortifiedin 1759 by General Amherstprior to the siege atFort Ticonderoga.
From this point south, this street follows the route of the Indian carry between the lakes and of Montcalm's military road traversed by Washington and Franklin during the Revolution.
Erected by Ticonderoga Chapter Daughters of the American Revo…