Saratoga Battle Field

“We fought the Bloody British in a town called…..” Saratoga.

Canon - yep, the real deal

One of the most important battles of the American Revolution was fought on the Saratoga Battle ground.  Thanks to Teddy Roosevelt, this battle ground is a National Park, and hopefully will NEVER be messed with.

I was there on the 3rd of July. I didn’t make it to the 4th of July festivities, which usually includes a reading of the Declaration of Independence.

But here’s some pix:

A house or workshop at the Park. They keep this in good shape. They run a tight ship.
We honor our Veterans.
Ever feel like this?
Ever feel like this??
Battlefield view
Blue on post represents where the American Soldiers stood - Red, British
If Bailey's happy, everyone's happy. This has nothing to do with history, but the here and now.
An American Soldier.
Thankfully, no condos will ever be built here!

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