File:1756 - Siege of Oswego.jpg

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Map of the Siege of Oswego in 1756

Courtesy: Dinos Antoniadis

Key to the map:

A Block House
B Traders Houses
C Hospital and Bolting House
D Bake House
E Ditch with Fort Oswego constructed on August 13
FF Entrenchment at Fort Oswego laid out in the Morning of August 14
G Batteries of Pork Casks against Fort George, constructed the Evening of August 13
H Carpenters Houses
I Smith’s Shop
K Parallel begun by the French in the evening of August 11
L Batteries against Fort Ontario
M Approaches made on August 13 at night against Fort George
NN Battery en Barbette against Fort George, constructed in the evening of August 13
P Dock

Elevations above lake level

Fort George 20 ft
Fort Oswego 70 ft
Fort Ontario 50 ft


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