Near Fort Mill in Lancaster County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Revolution in the Backcountry/ Sumter's Camp at Clems Branch
Erected 2006 by Lancaster County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 29-28.)
Location. 35° 1.566′ N, 80° 52.248′ W. Marker is near Fort Mill, South Carolina, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Harrisburg Road (State Road 29-64) 0.1 miles south of Hidden Creek Court, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Mill SC 29707, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Springfield Plantation (approx. 3.5 miles away); Unity Presbyterian Church (approx. 4 miles away); Fort Mill Confederate Memorial (approx. 4.4 miles away); Catawba Indian Memorial (approx. 4.4 miles away); Women of the Confederacy Memorial (approx. 4.4 miles away); To the Faithful Slaves (approx. 4.4 miles away); Confederate Park (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Mill (approx. 4.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Mill.
Also see . . . PDF on Sumter's Camp at Clems Branch. Contains history of the camp and photos of the camp site, the old wagon road, and a milestone marker that may date to Revolutionary era stating the miles to nearby Charlotte (Submitted on November 3, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,388 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. 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.