Canadian campaign. Ticonderoga; Fort St. Jean · Longue-Pointe · Arnold's
expedition · Quebec · Saint-Pierre · The Cedars · Trois-Rivières · V...
the forts guarded the important valley route between the colonies & canada. (: ...
On what lake were Fort Crown Point and Fort Ticonderoga? Lake Champlain,
which is bordered by Vermont, New York, and the French province of Quebec. 2 ...
Beyond the Ohio River Valley were the nations around the Great Lakes. ... New
France had three colonies: Canada (along the St. Lawrence River), the ... The
French had a series of forts and trading posts along the main travel and .....
During the summer the British captured Fort Niagara, Fort Ticonderoga, and
Eventually,three forts were built along the river during the French and Indian war;
all were ... point for St. Leger's expedition and many other raids on the Mohawk
Valley. .... and delivering a warning to Fort Herkimer (two miles east of Fort
Dayton). .... route was the major "highway" between Canada and the English
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Forts were built, abandoned, besieged, rebuilt, and conquered. .... The British
founded a new fort, Crown Point, two hundred yards to the north ... To the north of
Crown Point lay Lake Champlain, which led up to Canada, and the great valley of
.... of Fort Ticonderoga, which guarded the strategic point where Lake George
From the Canadian frontier almost to the Gulf of Mexico ... were Fort Wagner, Fort
Fox, Fort Hess, Fort Klock, Fort Nellis, ... itans, desired to emulate them and found
a colony in the New ... he was compelled to run the gauntlet between two rows of
war- .... open and guarded only by two effigies of snow, erected in a spirit.
Nov 14, 2010 ... Crab Island Battery | Fort at Crown Point | Diamond Island Supply Depot | East ...
but was halted in 1819 because it was thought to be on Canadian soil. ... two
additional forts were built, Fort Tompkins (2) (three guns) south of ... See also
Crown Point Tour from A Revolutionary Day Along Historic US Route 7.
The first excerpt addresses the perception that colonial soldiers were more adept
..... successful, namely in the establishment of two forts, Fort Edward and Fort
Anne. The ... and Chambly, as well as Fort Frederic, a large fortification at Crown
Point. This last .... communications between the Ohio River Valley and Montréal.
Jul 13, 2015 ... Following this success, Allen seized Crown Point on 12 May and Arnold ... points
in Canada needed to guarantee the security of the colonies. ... When Forts
Washington and Lee on the Hudson above Manhattan were ... Leger laid siege to
Fort Stanwix guarding the head of the Mohawk Valley on 2 August, ...
3 British soldiers and 2 Americans were killed in this battle. .... with an army from
Canada, to capture Ticonderoga, and to hold possession of the upper Hudson. ...
But the Hudson was guarded by two strong forts -- Fort Washington on the ..... to
the north of Crown Point, and taking up a strong position between Valcour Island