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Fort Ticonderoga

18th-century star fort in northern New York in the United States

Fort Ticonderoga is a fort where there was a major battle. It is in New York State.

Fort Ticonderoga
The fort's configuration is described in detail below.
Fort Ticonderoga from Mount Defiance
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LocationTiconderoga, New York
Nearest cityBurlington, Vermont
Coordinates43°50′30″N 73°23′15″W / 43.84167°N 73.38750°W / 43.84167; -73.38750Coordinates: 43°50′30″N 73°23′15″W / 43.84167°N 73.38750°W / 43.84167; -73.38750
Area21,950 acres (8,880 ha)
Built1755–1758
ArchitectMarquis de Lotbinière
Architectural styleVauban-style fortress
NRHP reference #66000519
Significant dates
Added to NRHPOctober 15, 1966[1]
Designated NHLOctober 9, 1960

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