Battle of Kingstree

Battle of Kingstree (HMGLO)

Location: Kingstree, SC 29556 Williamsburg County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 40.359', W 79° 50.406'

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Somewhere northwest of Kingstree on the night of Aug. 27, 1780, while scouting for Gen. Marion, a South Carolina militia company led by Maj. John James attacked a British force sent to ravage WilliamsburgDistrict, capturing prisoners and gaining information that decided Gen. Marion not to risk a general engagement.
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Marker Number45-3
Year Placed1958
Placed ByMargaret Gregg Gordon Chapter, D.A.R., Williamsburg County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 11:37am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 607526 N 3726464
Decimal Degrees33.67265000, -79.84010000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 40.359', W 79° 50.406'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 40' 21.54" N, 79° 50' 24.36" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 413-499 W Academy St, Kingstree SC 29556, US
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