Fort Watson

Fort Watson (HMG4R)

Location: Summerton, SC 29148 Clarendon County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 32.339', W 80° 26.206'

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One of the chain of Britishposts in South Carolina.Located on this Indian Mound.Besieged April 15-23, 1781by use of Maham's tower, Francis Marion forced the Britishto surrender and secured for his menbadly needed ammunition and supplies.
HM NumberHMG4R
Year Placed1950
Placed ByThe State of South Carolina and the South Carolina Daughters of the American Revoluion
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 4:24am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 552293 N 3711183
Decimal Degrees33.53898333, -80.43676667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 32.339', W 80° 26.206'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 32' 20.34" N, 80° 26' 12.36" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 104 Fort Watson Rd, Summerton SC 29148, US
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