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Picture on the marker
Photographer: Anna Inbody
Taken: January 8, 2012
Caption: Picture on the marker
Additional Description: Mahamís tower, from a contemporary mural. Defenseless against the expert marksmen in this hastily-built structure, the British and Loyalist defenders of Fort Watson quickly surrendered. It was the first time Patriot forces in South Carolina had taken a British post since the invasion of the province nearly a year before. Courtesy Swamp Fox Murals Trail Society
Submitted: January 9, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.
Database Locator Identification Number: p188659
File Size: 1.532 Megabytes


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