Valcour Island

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Valcour Island lies in Lake Champlain, forming a strait against the New York mainland. On October 11, 1776, a naval engagement known as the Battle of Valcour Island was fought in that strait between British and United States naval forces.

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Coordinates: 44°38′N 73°25′W / 44.633°N 73.417°W / 44.633; -73.417