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Winnsboro in Fairfield County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

British Headquarters

 
 
British Headquarters Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Sean Nix, December 9, 2008
1. British Headquarters Marker
Inscription. Headquarters of the British forces under Lord Cornwallis Oct. 1780 - Jan. 1781
 
Erected 1929 by Thomas Woodward Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 34° 23.01′ N, 81° 5.118′ W. Marker is in Winnsboro, South Carolina, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Zion Street and College Street, on the left when traveling south on Zion Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winnsboro SC 29180, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Dead of Fairfield County (a few steps from this marker); World War (within shouting distance of this marker); South East Asia (within shouting distance of this marker); James Wilson Hudson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wynne Dee (about 400 feet away); Mt. Zion Society (about 500 feet away); First Methodist Church (about 700 feet away); William Porcher Dubose (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Winnsboro.
 
Also see . . .
1. Lord Cornwallis. (Submitted on December 9, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
British Headquarters Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Sean Nix, December 9, 2008
2. British Headquarters Marker
You can see the Fairfield County Confederate Monument in the background.

2. State Library. (Submitted on December 9, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Cornwallis House Photo, Click for full size
By Michael Sean Nix, December 13, 2008
3. Cornwallis House
This house was used by Lord Cornwallis during the British occupation of Winnsboro.
Lord Cornwallis Photo, Click for full size
4. Lord Cornwallis
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 915 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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