The Battle of Cowpens: Prelude to Victory

The Battle of Cowpens: Prelude to Victory (HMLSP)

Location: Gaffney, SC 29341 Cherokee County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 8.198', W 81° 49.067'

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On this field on January 17, 1781, Daniel Morgan led his army to a brilliant victory over Banastre Tarleton's force of British regulars. One of only a few sccessful double envelopments in history, this battle is recognized by historians as one of the most important of the American Revolution.
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 7:40am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 425499 N 3888501
Decimal Degrees35.13663333, -81.81778333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.198', W 81° 49.067'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 11.88" N, 81° 49' 4.02" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301 Historic 1781 Green River Rd, Gaffney SC 29341, US
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