“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Marion in Marion County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)

Bowling Green

Bowling Green Marker image. Click for full size.
November 16, 2005
1. Bowling Green Marker
Inscription. On this site, located about ½ mile northeast, at least 500 Loyalists under the command of Major Micajah Ganey laid down their arms in accordance with a previous agreement made between Francis Marion and Ganey. This treaty signed June 8, 1782 at Burch's Mill on the Pee Dee River, ended the partisan warfare in the area.
Erected 1978 by Marion County Historical Society. (Marker Number 34-8.)
Location. 34° 14.793′ N, 79° 24.456′ W. Marker is near Marion, South Carolina, in Marion County. Marker is on Highway 501 (U.S. 501) near General Place, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. It is north of Marion on the road to Latta past where Business 501 rejoins Highway 501. Marker is in this post office area: Marion SC 29571, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Moody Cemetery (approx. ¾ mile away); Ebenezer Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bluefields (approx. 3.9 miles away); Marion Depot (approx. 4.4 miles away); Marion Academy (approx. 4.7 miles away); Francis Marion (approx. 4.7 miles away); Marion County / Marion Courthouse (approx. 4.7 miles away); Old Town Hall and Opera House (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
Categories. Notable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2005. This page has been viewed 1,821 times since then. Last updated on August 5, 2008. Photo   1. submitted on November 29, 2005. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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