Why did the British want to capture charlestown?
British wanted to capture charles town because it was one of the major commerce places of the American Colonies during the American Revolution.
July 15, 1781
It was the first effort by the British to capture Charlestown, it proved unsuccessful.
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He was the leader of the American Revolution and opposed the British Parliament's taxes.
Samuel Adams and John Hancock were there and the British were moving to Concord to get to the ammunition supply.
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a) Bunker Hill was higher than the land around it. b) The retreat had to take place across Charlestown Neck, which was narrow. c) British forces were behind Bunker Hill at Charlestown Neck. d) Bunker Hill was on an island. Answer is: C) British forces were behind bunker hill in Charlestown Neck.
because i dont know....
I believe that British captured Charlestown. British defeated Gates at Camden, Americans won at King Mountains.
The British wanted to capture Quebec because they wanted to expand Britain into the new and unknown area. It was also an excellent place for the furtrade. The main reason is because they wanted to control the fur trade. They did not want the french to get all the credit for capturing beaver pelts and furs.
TO LAUNCH ATTACKS ON DIFFERENT COLONIES TO LAUNCH ATTACKS ON DIFFERENT COLONIES
IT would be a major set back to the French war effort
The duration of Capture of Boer Battery by British is 60.0 seconds.
The address of the Charlestown Branch Library is: 179 Main Street, Charlestown, 02129 3299
The classic European war strategy was to capture the enemy's largest city or capital. New York was the largest city (or possibly Philadelphia, which was also quite large), so it was logical for the British Army to capture it and occupy it. The British did this, and then waited for the Continental Army to surrender, but Washington ignored it and kept on fighting. This caught the British by surprise.
Charlestown, the capital of the island of Nevis. Nevis at this time was one of the British West Indies.
The battle of Bunker Hill
The address of the Charlestown Historical Society is: Po Box 100, Charlestown, RI 02813
The British did not capture Concord.
The address of the Charlestown Historical Society Incorporated is: Po Box 291776, Charlestown, MA 02129-0215
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The address of the Charlestown-Clark County Public Library is: 51 Clark Road, Charlestown, 47111 1972
Because Samuel Adams was the leader of the Revolutionary War and John Hancock also stole and they didn't want to pay the taxes.
capture some "americans" and prbably kill some. no one knows for sure but i really dont want to find out even though i am british
The phone number of the Charlestown Branch Library is: 617-242-1248.
Why did the British want to capture the cities of Washington and New Orleans during the war of 1812?
Because New Orleans was port and Washington was because that was where the president was.
The address of the Charlestown-Clark County Public Library Bookmobile is: 51 Clark Road, Charlestown, 47111 1972
Yes, the British did.
Charlestown East Public School
The address of the Charlestown - Nh - Historical Society Inc is: Po Box 159, Charlestown, NH 03603-0159
by yelling the British are coming the! the British are coming! ;) He rode through towns on horse and told people the British were coming. A backup plan was the famous hanging of lanterns in a Charlestown church tower: "One if by land, two if by sea."
Some of the colonies names are Jamestown, or Charlestown. Those are all I know of:)
in Charlestown, Massachusetts in Charlestown, Massachusetts
Charleston (not Charlestown) is the capital of West Virginia.
The british captured the city of savannah in,1778.
After the British seiged the American's fort in Charlestown, the Americans had lost 10,000 men due to an unconditional surrender.
The address of the Uss Cassin Young Volunteers is: Charlestown Navy Yard, Charlestown, MA 02129
The battle of bunker hill took place in 1775, on the northside of the Boston harbor on the Charlestown Penisula. It was fought between the British troops of the Boston garrison and the American Continental Army.
Charlestown High Bridge was created in 1954.
Charlestown State Prison ended in 1955.
Charlestown State Prison was created in 1805.
Charlestown High School was created in 1845.
Charlestown - album - was created in 2009.
Charlestown railway station ended in 1963.
Charlestown railway station was created in 1895.
Charlestown Branch Railroad ended in 1846.
Charlestown Branch Railroad was created in 1836.
Battle of Charlestown happened on 1863-10-18.