Fort Ticonderoga, New York: People have seen the ghost of a woman around the fort and the lake, and heard her sobbing. She is probably Nancy Coates, mistress to General "Mad" Anthony Wayne, who also haunts the fort. Thinking Wayne had left her for another woman, Nancy drowned herself in Lake Champlain. She has been seen running along the footpaths near the fort. Her pale, lifeless body has also been seen floating in the water.
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, Ticonderoga, NY - built by the Canadians and French, it was strategically placed in conflicts over trade routes and played an important role during the French and Indian War and again during the American Revolutionary War.
FORT-TICONDEROGA: Originally constructed by the French between 1754 and 1757, the fort exists at a narrows near the south end of Lake Champlain; at the time of its original construction, Fort Ticonderoga controlled a river portage along the mouth of the La Chute River, giving it strategic importance during the 18th-century conflicts between England and France, and the American Revolution.
Fort Ticonderoga, formerly Fort Carillon, is a large 18th-century fort built by the Canadians and the French at a narrows near the south end of Lake Champlain in upstate New York in the United States. It was constructed by Canadien Michel Chartier de Lotbinière, Marquis de Lotbinière between 1754 and 1757 during the Seven Years' War,