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Rogers" Rock, Lake George, March 13, 1758.

Mary Cochrane Rogers

Rogers" Rock, Lake George, March 13, 1758.

A battle fought on snow shoes

by Mary Cochrane Rogers

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Published by The author in Derry, N.H .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rogers, Robert, 1731-1795,
    • Rogers" Rangers,
    • United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763 -- Regimental histories -- Rogers" Rangers

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesA battle fought on snow shoes.
      Statementby Mary Cochrane Rogers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE199 .R75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p.
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6604979M
      LC Control Number18001900
      OCLC/WorldCa5039620


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[Mary Cochrane Rogers]. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma A Battle Fought on Snow Shoes by Rogers - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. He was killed by the In- dians near Rogers Rock, on Lake George, on Maand forty-seven of his men with him.

This muster-roll of Captain Bulkeley 's company, and other lists which I shall include in a larger work, are the only lists of Rogers's Rangers known to exist.

Visitors to the Lake George Area should be aware of actions they can take to reduce the transport of aquatic invasives. Please visit Protect Lake George website and DEC Fisheries for more information. Located on the northern end of Lake George, Rogers Rock is.

But the best-known history of this region is that of Rogers's Rock, or Rogers's Slide, a lofty precipice at the lower end of Lake George.

Major Rogers did not toboggan down this rock in leather trousers, but his escape was no less remarkable than if he had. On Mawhile reconnoitring near Ticonderoga with two hundred rangers, he was.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Rogers, Mary Cochrane, Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma Derry, N.H., The author, File:A battle fought on snow shoes - Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma () ().jpg From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository Jump to Author: Internet Archive Book Images.

Rogers Rock, Hague: See 20 traveler reviews, 10 candid photos, and great deals for Rogers Rock, ranked #1 of 2 specialty lodging in Hague and rated 3 of 5 at Tripadvisor.3/5(20).

Rogers Rock Campground is located on the west shore in the northern part of Lake George. mile-long Lake George covers an area of approximat acres, with a maximum depth of feet. The lake is 3 miles across at its widest point.

Recreation: Boating, fishing, hiking, and picnicking are campers' favorite activities here. Facilities. He was killed by the Indians near Rogers Rock, on Lake George, on Maand forty-seven of his men with him.

This muster-roll of Captain Bulkeley's company, and other lists which I shall include in a larger work, are the only lists of Roger's Rangers known to exist. The item A battle fought on snow shoes: Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Maby Mary Cochrane Rogers represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in University of Manitoba Libraries.

It was early March,midway through the French and Indian War. Lake George was a rough frontier then: not just sparsely-settled, but the contested boundary between the British Colonies and French Canada.

And it was cold: not. MLA Format. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The battle of Rogers Rock, Lake George, N.Y., March, " The New York Public Library Digital Collections Legend says that Rogers and 20 of his men escaped to the safety of Lake George by scrambling down a feet plus precipice that today is known as Rogers Rock in Rogers Rock Campground on Lake George.

– 11, men under British Lord Jeffrey Amherst besieged Fort Carillon. The French retreated after setting fire to the fort. Rogers Rock - Lake George Wild Forest - 1/17/15 It's amazing to me that the hike to Rogers Rock in Lake George is not a marked and publicized trail. Perhaps the danger of a potential fall from the top of the cliffs has prevented the Department of Environmental Conservation from promoting this location.

A battle fought on snow shoes: Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma by Mary Rogers avg rating — 0 ratings — published March 28 at AM West Glens Falls, NY Rogers Rock, Lake George, NY.

March 19 at PM West Glens Falls, Ranger let us call in to check on the kids while we took 36 hours to be kids again ourselves @ Rogers Rock, Lake George, NY +6. James M Pavoldi added a new photo — at Rogers Rock, 5/5(1).

The Library of Congress believes that many of the papers in the Detroit Publishing Company collection are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse. (ca. ) Rogers Rock Hotel, Lake George, N.Y. Lake George Lake George. New York New York State United States, ca.

[Photograph] Retrieved. Outdoors: A grand-scale adventure. Tom Rosecrans has climbed all over the world, but he’s most at home on Rogers Rock overlooking Lake George.

in MarchMajor Rogers was fleeing. Rogers reached Lake George about 8 p.m. on 13 March and struck out for the rendezvous. He soon met other survivors including several wounded.

He collected the survivors at the rally point and immediately sent two rangers, on ice skates, south for. The north end of Lake George is much quieter and serene as opposed to the southern near Lake George Village.

The water is clear, there is a great swimming beach (although a bit rocky in recent years) and the camp sites are wooded and heavily forested.5/5(25). Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma A Battle Fought on Snow Shoes (English) (as Author) Ryerson, Egerton, The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol.

1 of 2. View from path to Rogers' Rock heights, Lake George Contributor Names The Library of Congress believes that many of the papers in the Detroit Publishing Company collection are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse.

For example, all photos published in the U.S. more than 95 years ago are. A battle fought on snow shoes - Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma () ().jpg 2, × 1,; MB A perspective view of Lake George; Plan of Ticonderoga. NYPLtiff 4, × 5,; MBInstance of: lake. Lake George IMHO is a very overpriced/overcrowded place to stay (if you're a climber) unless you stay on the east shore along Buttermilk Falls/Hog Town/Shelving Rock Road.

Plenty of free wilderness sites along the section of road nearest to the Lake, and also a path from a large parking area that leads down to Log Bay (at least that's what it's.

Rogers Rock on Lake George is one of the most scenic cliffs in the Adirondacks, a spectacular place to climb on a crisp, clear fall day when you can see for miles up and down the lake. My friend Mike Virtanen and I enjoyed just such a day last Sunday when we climbed Little Finger, a foot route that follows a long crack that splits the slab.

The slab rises straight out. Rogers’ Rangers were soon to earn fame as some of America’s earliest and finest partisans, though in a snowy battle that belied their rapid rise to legend.

The mission that did not sit well with Rogers had been ordered in March by Lieutenant Colonel William Haviland, commander of the British forces in the Lake George : Ehoward. In the Lake George Area you can camp right on the water.

It’s one of those features of an Adirondack vacation that makes it truly special. There are beautiful waterfront campsites on Lake George, Loon Lake, Schroon Lake, and other bodies of water around the region.

The possibilities for these sites are endless. You can live the summer tradition of tent camping and fall asleep. The “Battle on Snowshoes” took place Ma It was fought by members of British Ranger companies led by Robert Rogers.

Lake George Steamboat Company Dry Dock - Duration: PEPEP views. St Helena a time gone by - Duration: Fixby Films Recommended Rogers Rock Campground, Adirondack. A battle fought on snow shoes: Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma () CLICK HERE FOR LINK to a battle fought on snow shoes: Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma () by MARY COCHRANE ROGERS Great-Great-Granddaughter of.

A second letter to a friend [microform]: giving a more particular narrative of the defeat of the French army at Lake George by the New-England troops, than has yet been published: representing also the vast importance of this conquest to the American-British colonies, to which is added, such an account of what the New-England governments have.

Biographical sketches of more than Rangers, including the legendary Robert Rogers himself, John Stark, the Brewers, Moses Hazen, the Stockbridge Mohegans, and lesser-known men of all ranks including surgeons, clerks, cadets and corporals.

LHB - $   But the best-known history of this region is that of Rogers’s Rock, or Rogers’s Slide, a lofty precipice at the lower end of Lake George. Major Rogers did not toboggan down this rock in leather trousers, but his escape was no less remarkable than if he had. On Mawhile reconnoitring near Ticonderoga with two hundred rangers, he.

A battle fought on snow shoes: Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma the upper end of thebay we had left. For this reason, together with the as-surances of our guide, I advised continuing our course tothe west, which must shortly strike Fort.

Rogers had a knack for eluding capture and certain death, which could explain the genesis of a story that grew out of the defeat in March According to accounts that began to appear years after the battle, Rogers made his escape by sliding down a foot, snow-covered cliff on Lake George s northwestern shore.

On Maat the Second Battle of the Snowshoes, Rogers' Rangers ambushed a French-Indian column and, in turn, were ambushed by enemy forces. The Rangers lost men in this encounter, as well as eight men wounded, with 52 surviving. All Locations > New York > Adirondacks > F: Lake George > Rogers Rock > Rogers Slide > Little Finger ( 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a) ID Flag This Photo/5.

Lat 43°48'28", long 73°27'30" referenced to North American Datum ofEssex County, NY, Hydrologic Uniton west shore about ft north of Hooper's dock at Rogers Rock, and mi west of Baldwin. DRAINAGE AREA mi². at. titles on the 7 Years War in Europe and North America, with over European mapsAll are in PDF format and supplied on a USB stick.

Post free Account of the Siege of Minorca by the French, Journal of the first two campaigns of the Seven Years War Expedition to the West Indies in by Capt Gardiner RM British successes The .A battle fought on snow shoes: Rogers' Rock, Lake George, Ma ination, but were so warmlyreceived that they were put to rout the thirdtime.

Finding the Rogers party so much in-ferior to themselves in number, the enemy againrallied and renewed the. Rogers Slide, at the northern end of the lake, is so named after the legend which circulated after the Second Battle of the Snowshoes on Ma were Rogers himself was originally reported by the French to have been killed, which in fact was not true.