Plattsburgh Bay (NRIS 66000507)

Address: Cumberland Bay, E of Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, New York. County/parish: Clinton.

1 contributing site. 1 contributing object.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

Also known as:

  • Battle of Lake Champlain
  • Cumberland Bay
  • See Also:Fort Brown

From Wikipedia:

Plattsburgh Bay

Plattsburgh Bay was the site of the Battle of Plattsburgh, a naval and land engagement on September 11, 1814. During the battle, U.S. land and naval forces repulsed the last foreign invasion attempt on the northern states during the War of 1812. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1960.

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