Ticonderoga

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Ticonderoga a pitched battle in which American revolutionary troops captured Fort Ticonderoga from the British in 1775
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Usage

In literature:

The failure at Ticonderoga only spurred Pitt to greater efforts.
"History of the English People, Volume VII (of 8)" by John Richard Green
We shall capture Ticonderoga.
"The Hero of Ticonderoga" by John de Morgan
They learned that Niagara had surrendered and that Ticonderoga and Crown Point had been abandoned.
"An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America" by J. P. MacLean
I took Ticonderoga, although Allen got the credit for it.
"The Loyalist" by James Francis Barrett
Two thousand men were blunderingly sacrificed before Ticonderoga, and the threatened siege was abandoned.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 2 of 8" by Various
For my father will be going to Ticonderoga as soon as dinner is over; he will be gone for days.
"A Little Maid of Ticonderoga" by Alice Turner Curtis
Ticonderoga fallen, and the Indians on the war-path!
"Historic Boys" by Elbridge Streeter Brooks
Stark went through the woods to the west of Ticonderoga and brought back six prisoners.
"Ben Comee" by M. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan
He did his work well, and was in due time promoted to be acting ensign on the iron-clad Ticonderoga.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 6 of 8" by Various
General Washington ordered them to retire to Ticonderoga for safety and rest.
"From Farm House to the White House" by William M. Thayer
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In news:

The Saranac Lake football team notched its third win of the season and 400th in school history Friday, topping Ticonderoga 30-6 to improve to 3-0 in the Champlain Valley Athletic Conference.
Seeking a future for Ticonderoga's cherished public schools.
Lee Berube of Ticonderoga lived up to his billing at the Section X Invitational in Norwood Sept 23.
TICONDEROGA-Ticonderoga has applied for an Adirondack Park Community Smart Growth Planning Grant in hopes of getting its 18th Century sawmill project off the ground.
Ticonderoga has adopted a $5.5 million town budget for 2013 that meets the state's 2 percent tax cap.
Manhunt for shooter Continues in Ticonderoga .
Susan Davidson Rathbun remembers every detail of her 1962 victory over 14 other senior girls at Ticonderoga High School.
STAFF PHOTO/LOHR McKINSTRY State Distinguished Young Women Director Pam Moser (right) talks to candidates at Ticonderoga High School during rehearsals.
The facility will be located on land next to the APA-approved Ticonderoga Business Park and in a former agricultural-use area.
Ticonderoga , NY, Feb 16, 2012 — North Country Public Radio has been checking in with schools around our region that are struggling with major budget shortfalls.
The Ticonderoga town board has agreed to accept a $4.17 million grant to install water meter s throughout the community.
ANNE CELESTE SMITH, 46, of Ticonderoga, died Tuesday, Oct 2, 2012, at her residence.
Ticonderoga and Crown Point are two central schools that are experiencing declining enrollments.
Stage Stores, Inc has announced it will open a Peebles department store in Ticonderoga in August.
Shawn Hayes, a professional fisherman, teaches Alyssa Tucker about ice fishing during a program for Ticonderoga Middle School students.
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