File:1759-07-31 - Battle of Beauport.jpg

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Map of the Battle of Beauport, fought on July 31, 1759

Key to the map

A Boom on the Saint-Charles River to prevent small craft from running upstream.
B Place where the British troops made a descent and took possession of the redoubt and battery C. But found it afterwards advisable to retreat.
D Two armed British transports run aground to favor the descent. Afterwards set on fire when the troops retired, having been so much damaged by the enemy that they could not float.
E Entrenchments made by the French after the British troops were in possession of Montmorency Camp and filled with traverses to block the enfilade of the batteries from that camp.
F A battery erected by the French to annoy Montmorency Camp, but never mounted with guns.

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Copyright Dinos Antoniadis

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