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South Carolina Historical MarkersWater for the Army - Sullivans Island SC

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In 1898 as Battery Jasper neared completion, work began on these two 30,000 gallon cisterns. Concrete gutters atop Jasper were designed to collect rain water, which was conducted to these holding tanks.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersPowerhouse - Sullivans Island SC

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Completed in 1910, this powerhouse replaced the old generators inside Battery Jasper which had been in operation since 1899.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCoastal Defense: The Endicott System 1898 - 1943 - Sullivans Island SC

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Battery Jasper, the black, concrete structure in front of you, was built in 1898 as part of the Endicott System - a series of concrete and steel fortifications armed with heavy-caliber guns, along the U.S. coastline.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersBattery Jasper 1898-1943 - Sullivans Island SC

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Battery Jasper was rushed to completion in 1898 when the Spanish-American War began. This massive, reinforced-concrete structure before you was named for Sgt. William Jasper. Revolutionary War defender of the palmetto log fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFort Moultrie II 1794 -1804 - Sullivans Island SC

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Fort Moultrie II was an enclosed five-sided earthwork, partly faced with brick, surrounded by a ditch and glacis. Within the fort were a hot-shot furnace, powder magazine and bombproof.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersPalmetto Fort 1776 - Sullivans Island SC

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In 1776 South Carolinians prepared for a British invasion by building a fort on this site. This key position on Sullivans Island, beside the main ship channel, protected the entrance to Charleston Harbor.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersBritish Attack June 28, 1776 - Sullivans Island SC

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Confident of victory, British Admiral Peter Parker led his fleet of nine warships in an attack on the palmetto log fort, June 28, 1776.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCharleston Surrenders May 12, 1780 - Sullivans Island SC

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Almost four years after their defeat at the palmetto log fort in 1776, the British returned to Charleston with a larger force, new tactics, and respect for Fort Moultrie. The British did not repeat their earlier mistakes.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersThis is Sullivan's Island - Sullivans Island SC

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A place where...Africans were brought to this country under extreme conditions of human bondage and degradation. Tens of thousands of captives arrived on Sullivan's Island from the West African shores between 1700 and 1775.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersFort Moultrie - Sullivan's Island, SC

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Military reservation Named in Honor of Col. William Moultrie who commanded Fort Sullivan (now Fort Moultrie) comprising the 2nd South Carolina Regiment of infantry during the Revolutionary War.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/4/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersJoel Roberts Poinsett - Stateburg SC

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He introduced to this country a species of the Euphorbia plant later named Poinsettia in his honor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: South Carolina

date approved: 7/31/2020

last visited: 10/23/2021

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCivil War Union Burials

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Located in the older section of the Florence National Cemetery, off of National Cemetery Road, Florence

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 7/29/2020

last visited: 7/29/2020

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South Carolina Historical MarkersDr. Henry Woodward, Surgeon 1646-1686 (First Permanant Settler of South Carolina)

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Located in the Beaufort Arsenal, on Craven Street between Scott Street and Carteret Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/8/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical MarkersColonel John Barnwell

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Located in the cemetery next to the church on Newcastle Street at North Setreet, Beaufort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/6/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical MarkersRichard Heron Anderson--Lt. Gen.-Confederate States of America

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Located in the cemetery next to the church on Newcastle Street at North Setreet, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/6/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-58 Baptist Church of Beaufort

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Located on Charles Street between Prince Street and King Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/6/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-45 St. Peter Catholic Church

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Located on Carteret Street between Duke Street and Prince Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/6/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-52 Berean Church/J.I. Washington Branch Library

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Located on Carteret Street at King Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/5/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-36 First Presbyterian Church

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Located on Church Street just south of North Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/5/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-41 Grand Army of the Republic Hall

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Located on Newcastle Street near Duke Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/5/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-49 Wesley Methodist Church

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Located at Prince Street and West Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/5/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical Markers7-40 First African Baptist Church

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Located on New Street at King Street, Beaufort

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/5/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical MarkersLee Cohen Harby

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Located on the wall of the Old Exchange Building on East Bay Street at Gillon Street, Charleston 122 East Bay Street

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/4/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical MarkersThe Site of Craven Bastion

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Located on the pillar in front of the United States Custom House, South Bay Street and East Meeting Street, Charleston

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/4/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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South Carolina Historical MarkersCharleston City Market

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Located on the east end of the market, East Bay Street and South Market Street, Charleston

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/4/2020

last visited: 12/31/2019

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