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South Carolina Historical MarkersBlockade Runners marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A marker explaining the importance of the Southern blockade runners during the War Between the States

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 4/22/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersH. L. Hunley marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker explaining the importance of a Confederate submarine in the American Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersIronclads Attack marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A marker explaining the historical aspects of ironclad warfare at Fort Sumter

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersStar of the West marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A marker explaining the failed diplomatic mission of a sidewheeler in the American Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFlags of the Fort at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker at Fort Sumter that explains the flags that flew over the Fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFort Moultrie marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker explaining the significance of Fort Moultrie to Fort Sumter during the American Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersNight Attack historical marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A marker explaining the importance of the 1863 Union night attack on Fort Sumter

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersMorris Island Marker at Fort Sumter, Charleston, SC

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A marker at Fort Sumter explaining the significance of Morris Island

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFort Sumter Bombarded marker - Charleston, SC

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A marker at Fort Sumter showing the before and after historic photographs of its bombing from 1861 to 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersSwamp Angel marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker about a large Union cannon at Fort Sumter

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 11/11/2016

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A historical marker explaining what became of Fort Sumter after its famous military history

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFort Sumter 1861-1865 historical marker - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker giving a brief overview of Fort Sumter during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersBattery Huger marker at Fort Sumter / Battery Huger - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker explaining the later Spanish-American War usage of Fort Sumter

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersHolding the Fort marker at Fort Sumter - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker explaining what life was like at Fort Sumter during the American Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2015

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFort Moultrie II 1794 -1804 - Sullivans Island SC

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Fort Moultrie II was an enclosed five-sided earthwork, partly faced with brick, surrounded by a ditch and glacis. Within the fort were a hot-shot furnace, powder magazine and bombproof.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersBritish Attack June 28, 1776 - Sullivans Island SC

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Confident of victory, British Admiral Peter Parker led his fleet of nine warships in an attack on the palmetto log fort, June 28, 1776.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersPalmetto Fort 1776 - Sullivans Island SC

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In 1776 South Carolinians prepared for a British invasion by building a fort on this site. This key position on Sullivans Island, beside the main ship channel, protected the entrance to Charleston Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCharleston Surrenders May 12, 1780 - Sullivans Island SC

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Almost four years after their defeat at the palmetto log fort in 1776, the British returned to Charleston with a larger force, new tactics, and respect for Fort Moultrie. The British did not repeat their earlier mistakes.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersGrave of General William Moultrie - Sullivans Island SC

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Down the walk on your left is the grave of General William Moultrie, a citizen of Charleston, who on June 28, 1776 led American troops in the defense of the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical Markers10-27 CS H.L. Hunley

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Historical marker about the H.L. Hunley submarine.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member rob65

location: South Carolina

date approved: 11/22/2009

last visited: 8/3/2020

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South Carolina Historical MarkersThis is Sullivan's Island - Sullivans Island SC

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A place where...Africans were brought to this country under extreme conditions of human bondage and degradation. Tens of thousands of captives arrived on Sullivan's Island from the West African shores between 1700 and 1775.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical Markers10-46 BATTLE OF FORT SULLIVAN

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Historical marker of the battle of Fort Sullivan.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member rob65

location: South Carolina

date approved: 11/22/2009

last visited: 2/15/2018

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South Carolina Historical MarkersBattery Jasper 1898-1943 - Sullivans Island SC

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Battery Jasper was rushed to completion in 1898 when the Spanish-American War began. This massive, reinforced-concrete structure before you was named for Sgt. William Jasper. Revolutionary War defender of the palmetto log fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCoastal Defense: The Endicott System 1898 - 1943 - Sullivans Island SC

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Battery Jasper, the black, concrete structure in front of you, was built in 1898 as part of the Endicott System - a series of concrete and steel fortifications armed with heavy-caliber guns, along the U.S. coastline.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCharleston's Past at Fort Moultrie - Charleston, SC

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A historical marker at Fort Moultrie explaining the varied past of Charleston, South Carolina

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: South Carolina

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 11/23/2015

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