Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Fort Mechanic
Erected 1948 by Historical Commission of Charleston, S.C.
Location. 32° 46.29′ N, 79° 55.689′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on East Battery Street 0.1 miles south of Atlantic Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located on a brick wall next to the Edmonston-Alston House. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A House in Mourning: Death of a Soldier (within shouting distance of this marker); 18 Church Street (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 6 Water Street - Francis Saltus House (about 500 feet away); Dr. Vincent Le Seigneur House (about 500 feet away); Young-Johnson House (about 500 feet away); The Salvaging of this Gun 42 Church Street (about 600 feet away); Joseph Verree House (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
Categories. • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 470 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.