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James Island in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Battle of Secessionville

 
 
Battle of Secessionville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2013
1. Battle of Secessionville Marker
Inscription.
This stone
marks the site
of the
Battle of
Secessionville

June 16, 1862.
Erected by
Secessionville Chapter,
U.D.C. 1924.

 
Erected 1924 by United Daughters of the Confederacy, Secessionville Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 32° 42.296′ N, 79° 56.752′ W. Marker is in James Island, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Fort Lamar Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in Fort Lamar on James Island. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29412, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Secessionville (a few steps from this marker); Riversville / Battle of Secessionville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battery Number 5 (approx. half a mile away); Battery Reed (approx. 0.8 miles away); Redoubt Number 3 (approx. 1.6 miles away); Battle of Sol-Legare Island (approx. 2.1 miles away); Battery Haskell (approx. 2.6 miles away); Battery Cheves (approx. 3.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in James Island.
 
Also see . . .  Secessionville.
Battle of Secessionville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2004
2. Battle of Secessionville Marker
CWSAC Battle Summaries webpage. (Submitted on August 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Markers at Fort Lamar image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2013
3. Markers at Fort Lamar
Two markers can be found at this location.
Battle of Secessionville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2013
4. Battle of Secessionville Marker
Battle of Secessionville Marker, 2010 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2010
5. Battle of Secessionville Marker, 2010
Battle of Secessionville Marker - small left side plaque image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2010
6. Battle of Secessionville Marker - small left side plaque
Monument rededicated
June 16, 2000
by
Charleston Chapter # 4
and the
General Organization
of the
United Daughters of the Confedercy
Battle of Secessionville Marker, right side plaque image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2010
7. Battle of Secessionville Marker, right side plaque
Removed from original
site for the purpose
of preservation
Battle of Secessionville Marker shares location with Secessionville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2010
8. Battle of Secessionville Marker shares location with Secessionville Marker
Battle of Secessionville Marker as seen at Fort Lamar image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2010
9. Battle of Secessionville Marker as seen at Fort Lamar
Battle of Secessionville, earthworks at Fort Lamar image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2010
10. Battle of Secessionville, earthworks at Fort Lamar
 
 
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