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

Fort Wagner

 
 
Fort Wagner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 13, 2008
1. Fort Wagner Marker
Inscription.
Site one mile east at
junction of Beaver Creek
and Reedy Branch
built in 1760 by
Hans Wagner
as a refuge from the
Cherokee Indians

 
Erected 1938 by Richard Winn 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° 28.548′ N, 81° 19.578′ W. Marker is near Blair, South Carolina, in Fairfield County. Marker is on State Highway 215 0.1 miles north of Fort Wagner Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blair SC 29015, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Hugh Means/William Harper (approx. 1.9 miles away); Feasterville Female and Male Academy (approx. 2.7 miles away); R. Aubrey Harley Bridge (approx. 7 miles away); Battle of Fishdam Ford (approx. 9.7 miles away); Fish Dam Battle Ground (approx. 9.7 miles away); Ebenezer Methodist Church (approx. 9.8 miles away); Colonel William Farr (approx. 10 miles away); Old Brick Church (approx. 11.4 miles away).
 
Regarding Fort Wagner.
Fort Wagner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 13, 2008
2. Fort Wagner Marker
Fort site is off the road and deep in the woods
 
Also see . . .  Newspaper Account of Unveiling of Marker. (Submitted on February 18, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,672 times since then and 197 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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