John Edward Frampton House(Obverse): Remnants of a large earthwork originally more tha 100 yards long are still visible south,west and northwest of the Frampton House. This battery,constructed in 1861~62 by Confederate troops in the Department of S.C. and Ga., was part of an extensive system of lines intended to defend the Charleston & Savannah Railroad, a vital route through the Lowcountry.
|Placed By||The Lowcountry and Resort Island and Tourism Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 3:05am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 512828 N 3611085|
|Decimal Degrees||32.63728333, -80.86323333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 38.237', W 80° 51.794'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 38' 14.22" N, 80° 51' 47.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||803, 843|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1358-1544 Kings Hwy, Yemassee SC 29945, US|
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