Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

Revolutionary War historic sites.  Saratoga and Fort Ticonderoga as well as other important Outlander sites are noted.

Revolutionary War historic sites. Saratoga and Fort Ticonderoga as well as other important Outlander sites are noted.

Fort Ticonderoga is one of the most significant and oldest historical fort in North America. We offer more than a hundred exciting and unique events each year and great family vacation ideas, war re-enactments & day trips in New York. To know more about things to do in the Lake George, visit our website today!

Fort Ticonderoga is one of the most significant and oldest historical fort in North America. We offer more than a hundred exciting and unique events each year and great family vacation ideas, war re-enactments & day trips in New York. To know more about things to do in the Lake George, visit our website today!

Gen. John Burgoyne - “Gentleman Johnny”, a British general and playwright. In 1777. He was at the head of the British dispatched for the invasion of the colonies from Canada. In this disastrous expedition, he gained possession of Fort Ticonderoga and Fort Edward for which he was made a lieutenant-general. At Saratoga he was hemmed in by a superior force led by Horatio Gates. On Oct. 17, 1777, his troops, laid down their arms. The success was the greatest the colonists had yet enjoyed.

Gen. John Burgoyne - “Gentleman Johnny”, a British general and playwright. In 1777. He was at the head of the British dispatched for the invasion of the colonies from Canada. In this disastrous expedition, he gained possession of Fort Ticonderoga and Fort Edward for which he was made a lieutenant-general. At Saratoga he was hemmed in by a superior force led by Horatio Gates. On Oct. 17, 1777, his troops, laid down their arms. The success was the greatest the colonists had yet enjoyed.

~ Ball mason Fort Ticonderoga jar ~ mason jars ~ vintage ~ antique ~ flea market find ~

~ Ball mason Fort Ticonderoga jar ~ mason jars ~ vintage ~ antique ~ flea market find ~

The Battle of Fort Ticonderoga was fought on May 10, 1775, and although it was a small-scale conflict, it held importance in the American Revolutionary War. It was the first victory for the colonists and gave them artillery to be used in future battles, along with access to both Canada and the Hudson River Valley. This website provides details on the background of the fort, along with their surprise attack and the changing of hands of the fort during the Revolution.

The Battle of Fort Ticonderoga was fought on May 10, 1775, and although it was a small-scale conflict, it held importance in the American Revolutionary War. It was the first victory for the colonists and gave them artillery to be used in future battles, along with access to both Canada and the Hudson River Valley. This website provides details on the background of the fort, along with their surprise attack and the changing of hands of the fort during the Revolution.

Capture of Fort Ticonderoga - Although the scope of this military action was relatively minor, it had significant strategic importance.  It involved two larger-than-life personalities in Allen and Arnold and, most significantly, artillery from Ticonderoga would be dragged across Massachusetts to the heights commanding Boston harbor, forcing the British to withdraw from that city.

Capture of Fort Ticonderoga - Although the scope of this military action was relatively minor, it had significant strategic importance. It involved two larger-than-life personalities in Allen and Arnold and, most significantly, artillery from Ticonderoga would be dragged across Massachusetts to the heights commanding Boston harbor, forcing the British to withdraw from that city.

Second Vermont Republic.Or Vermont and Quebec together. A nuke free zone. Free markets to sell what you want ....  when you want ..... bearing in mind that your constitutional rights end where mine begin. Then we go to the 9th Amendment for a reference. The Second Vermont Republic. The Green Mountain boys were responsible for getting cannons from Fort Ticonderoga to Boston Harbor to drive the British out. The first Vermont Republic was from 1777 to 1791  This is the real case for secession.

Second Vermont Republic.Or Vermont and Quebec together. A nuke free zone. Free markets to sell what you want .... when you want ..... bearing in mind that your constitutional rights end where mine begin. Then we go to the 9th Amendment for a reference. The Second Vermont Republic. The Green Mountain boys were responsible for getting cannons from Fort Ticonderoga to Boston Harbor to drive the British out. The first Vermont Republic was from 1777 to 1791 This is the real case for secession.

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