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Journey back to the Spring of 1775 when Bennington County Vermont was no than the wild frontier of the northern territory It was from here that the first victory of the American Revolution was won when Patriot Ethan Allen led the famed Green Mountain Boys to raid and capture towering Fort Ticonderoga from the British Two years later the British were again defeated at the Battle of Bennington suffering two hundred casualties and the staggering capture of than seven hundred soldiers by another Patriot John Stark Dick Smith takes readers through the famed covered bridges historic taverns and uaint villages of Bennington County that in another life played a vital role in leading our country toward independence


9 thoughts on “The Revolutionary War in Bennington County A History and Guide

  1. says:

    Good book for helping to find historical locations in Bennington County It is kind of light on actual History Cool for me as the house I grew up in is the Abel Hawley Tavern