Commemorating Big Sandy

Paul Lear, left, site manager of Fort Ontario State Historic Site, traveled up Big Sandy Creek to join in the Henderson Historical Society’s commemoration ceremony of the Battle of Big Sandy. Pictured with him are Peter Sterbak (center) of Fort Ontario and Chris Rotunno of the Oswego Yacht Club. This year marks the bicentennial of the Battle of Oswego at Fort Ontario, which was followed by the Battle of Big Sandy and the Great Cable Carry. For more commemoration events, visit www.fortontario.com or www.hendersonhistoricalsociety.com. Photo by Charlene Cole, Sandy Creek Town Historian
Paul Lear, left, site manager of Fort Ontario State Historic Site, traveled up Big Sandy Creek to join in the Henderson Historical Society’s commemoration ceremony of the Battle of Big Sandy. Pictured with him are Peter Sterbak (center) of Fort Ontario and Chris Rotunno of the Oswego Yacht Club. This year marks the bicentennial of the Battle of Oswego at Fort Ontario, which was followed by the Battle of Big Sandy and the Great Cable Carry. For more commemoration events, visit www.fortontario.com or www.hendersonhistoricalsociety.com. Photo by Charlene Cole, Sandy Creek Town Historian
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