- a village in NE New York, on Lake Champlain: site of French fort captured by the English 1759 and by Americans under Ethan Allen 1775.
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This was he under whom his father served at Ticonderoga and Crown Point.Daughters of the Revolution and Their Times
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We reached here and learned that we were to attack Ticonderoga.
But the provincials were the last to leave the field at Ticonderoga.
When we reached there, the officers said: 'This is not Ticonderoga.
We climbed a mountain near Ticonderoga and had a good view of the fort.
- a village in NE New York State, on Lake George: site of Fort Ticonderoga, scene of battles between the British and French (1758–59) and a strategic point in the War of American Independence
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