Mt. Independence Military Road

Mt. Independence Military Road (HM5VQ)

Location: Orwell, VT 05760 Addison County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 48.196', W 73° 18.307'

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Route to Hubbardton, 1777

After Ethan Allen seized Fort Ticonderoga, the Americans built Fort Mt. Independence, northwest from here on the Lake. Following Burgoyne's invasion, Gen. St Clair evacuated the Forts, retreating across these hills to Hubbardton.
Vermont Historic Sites Commission
HM NumberHM5VQ
Placed ByVermont Historic Sites Commission
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 1:08pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 636334 N 4851418
Decimal Degrees43.80326667, -73.30511667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 48.196', W 73° 18.307'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 48' 11.76" N, 73° 18' 18.42" W
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Area Code(s)802
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5696 VT-22A, Orwell VT 05760, US
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