Monument to Samuel de Champlain to be dedicated

Jul 24, 2009 | Posted by: sexynygirl | Full story: www.pressrepublican.com

A 9-foot monument to French explorer Samuel de Champlain will be dedicated in Ticonderoga's new Champlain Legacy Park Saturday.

TICONDEROGA A 9-foot monument to French explorer Samuel de Champlain will be dedicated in Ticonderoga's new Champlain Legacy Park Saturday.

The 1 p.m. ceremony on the banks of the LaChute River will unveil the granite statue of de Champlain, who discovered the lake that bears his name in 1609.

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MaxHeadroom

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Jul 24, 2009
 
Come on down and watch the ceremony, a number of folks worked hard to make this happen...-Max

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Jul 24, 2009
 
will have to have someone take a picture or 2 and post it up for others to see that can not see the new place.
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Jul 24, 2009
 
MaxHeadroom wrote:
Come on down and watch the ceremony, a number of folks worked hard to make this happen...-Max
Will be there. Great celebration for the frenchman who started it all!
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sexynygirl wrote:
will have to have someone take a picture or 2 and post it up for others to see that can not see the new place.
Will do..-Max
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Jul 25, 2009
 
looking forward to the pic's max.
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Jul 25, 2009
 
scott k wrote:
looking forward to the pic's max.
They spelled my name right...:-) Pics later...-Max
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Sep 30, 2012
 
Well this is 3 years later but better than never. Mr. Champlain made a Hugh mistake for his mother country, France, in 1609. That choice he made completely changed the course of history.

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