On the night of August 14th, Baum established his defensive position while he waited for reinforcements. He knew that he was outnumbered, and morale was beginning to deteriorate. Rain on August 15th delayed the conflict and afforded Baum additional time to reinforce his position. When the weather cleared the following day, the stage was set for battle.
Latitude: 42.933878 Longitude: -73.304953 Elevation: 575 ft
the best travel advice comes from the people who live here
- Explore the Turning Point Trail: The 1777 Campaign of Major General John Burgoyne
- Northern Reaches of Lake Champlain: An Interpretive Guide to the Borderlands of Lakes to Locks Passage
- Waterways of War: The French & Indian War
- Waterways of War: The War of 1812
- Waterways of War: Turning Point of the American Revolution
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Regional History, American History, European History, Religious History, Culinary Arts.