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The Site of Carteret Bastion

 
 
The Site of Carteret Bastion Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
1. The Site of Carteret Bastion Marker
Inscription. The Plan of Charles Town
Prepared by Edward Crisp about 1704, gives the location of the several Bastions
A. Granville
B. Craven
C. Cartaret
D. Colleton
E. Ashley
F. Blake
G. The Half Moon
I. Johnson's Cover'd Half Moon
L. The Palisades

Other Places
H. The Drawbridge in the Line
K. The Drawbridge in the Half Moon
S. The Presbyterian Meeting House
Q. The English Church
R. The French Church
W. The Court of Guard
T. The Anabaptist Meeting House
 
Erected 1940 by By the City of Charleston.
 
Location. 32° 46.818′ N, 79° 55.883′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is at the intersection of Meeting Street and South Market Street, on the right when traveling south on Meeting Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charleston City Market (within shouting distance of this marker); City Market (within shouting distance of this marker); The Nicholas Trott House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trott's Cottage
The Site of Carteret Bastion Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
2. The Site of Carteret Bastion Marker
(about 500 feet away); Site of the First Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); The Old Powder Magazine (about 500 feet away); Revolutionary Artillery (about 500 feet away); The Independent or Congregational Church of Charlestown (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, CastlesSettlements & Settlers
 
The Site of Carteret Bastion Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
3. The Site of Carteret Bastion Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 716 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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