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Camden in Kershaw County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Battle Of Hobkirk Hill

 
 
Battle Of Hobkirk Hill (#2) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
1. Battle Of Hobkirk Hill (#2) Marker
Inscription. Battle of Hobkirk Hill in the Revolutionary War took place on this ridge April 25, 1781. The British Army was commanded by General Lord Rawdon, the Continental Army by General Nathanael Greene.
 
Erected 1956. (Marker Number 28-2.)
 
Location. 34° 15.859′ N, 80° 36.282′ W. Marker is in Camden, South Carolina, in Kershaw County. Marker is on Lyttleton Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Camden SC 29020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Washington's Ride (here, next to this marker); Struggle for the Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Greene's Counterblow (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forced to Retreat (about 600 feet away); Fruitless Victory (about 700 feet away); The British Attack (about 700 feet away); A Final Encounter (approx. mile away); General Greene's Headquarters (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Camden.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
William Washington's Ride image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
2. William Washington's Ride
Other Information About the Battle image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
3. Other Information About the Battle
Struggle for the Hill image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
4. Struggle for the Hill
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 676 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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