Cypress Crossroads in Lee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Battle of Mount Elon
Erected 1963 by The Lee County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 31-6.)
Location. 34° 12.832′ N, 80° 8.115′ W. Marker is in Cypress Crossroads, South Carolina, in Lee County. Marker is on Sandy Grove Church Road (State Highway 31-39). Click for map. Located Approx. 200 yards south of Cypress Road (State Road 31-30). Marker is in this post office area: Bishopville SC 29010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oates (approx. 4.3 miles away); Cash-Shannon Duel (approx. 4.7 miles away); Wesley Chapel (approx. 4.7 miles away); Captain Peter DuBose (approx. 5.3 miles away); Lydia Rural Fire Dept. (approx. 5.4 miles away); John Wesley Methodist Church (approx. 5.5 miles away); Laurie M. Lawson (approx. 6 miles away); Bishopville High School (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Also see . . . Background - Actions Near Florence. Mt.Elon / Lynch's Creek Feb. 27th Skirmish, Mount Elon: 15th Illnois Cavalry (Co. "K"); 4th Ohio Independent Cavalry Company; 5th SC Cavalry (Submitted on February 20, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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