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The Site of Granville Bastion

 
 
The Site of Granville Bastion Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
1. The Site of Granville 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° 46.395′ N, 79° 55.655′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on East Bay Street, on the right when traveling south. 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. The Seizure of the Planter (within shouting distance of this marker); The Walled City of Charles Town (within shouting distance of this marker); Section of parapet, or upper portion of the wall (within shouting distance of this marker); In Search of the Walled City
The Site of Granville Bastion Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
2. The Site of Granville Bastion Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); 6 Water Street - Francis Saltus House (within shouting distance of this marker); Casper Christian Schutt House (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Verree House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Verree House (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, CastlesSettlements & Settlers
 
Historic Charleston Foundation Headquarters Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
3. Historic Charleston Foundation Headquarters
Charleston Harbor Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 6, 2009
4. Charleston Harbor
The Site of Granville Bastion Marker At #40 East Bay St. Photo, Click for full size
By Linda Stroud, July 2, 2008
5. The Site of Granville Bastion Marker At #40 East Bay St.
Marker is seen between first and second - 1st floor shutters
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   5. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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