Revolutionary War Artillery

Revolutionary War Artillery (HM21SO)

Location: Sullivan's Island, SC 29482 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 45.493', W 79° 51.449'

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The two cannon in front of you are reproductions cast in 1976 by the National Park Service for the American Bicentennial Celebration, and placed here to generally represent the location of the palmetto log fort built in anticipation of a British attack. Along with the cannon inside the visitor center, these cannon represent the three English 18-pounder cannon inside the palmetto log fort. During the Battle of Sullivan's Island on June 28, 1776, Colonel William Moultrie and the men of the 2nd South Carolina Regiment used those cannon and others to defeat nine British warships.
HM NumberHM21SO
Placed ByNational Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 607022 N 3625060
Decimal Degrees32.75821667, -79.85748333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 45.493', W 79° 51.449'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 45' 29.58" N, 79° 51' 26.94" W
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Area Code(s)843
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1301 Poe Ave, Sullivan's Island SC 29482, US
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