Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Site of Craven Bastion
Prepared by Edward Crisp about 1704, gives the location of the several Bastions
G. The Half Moon
I. Johnson's Cover'd Half Moon
L. The Palisades
H. The Drawbridge in the Line
K. The Drawbridge in the Half Moon
S. The Presbyterian Meeting House
Q. The English Church
R. The French Church
W. The Court of Guard
T. The Anabaptist Meeting House
Erected 1940 by By the City of Charleston.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts and Castles • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1704.
Location. 32° 46.85′ N, 79° 55.613′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on East Bay Street (U.S. 52 Spur). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Custom House (a few steps from this marker); Charleston City Market (within shouting distance Historical Sketch (within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth Timothy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charleston Harbor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Pinckney (approx. 0.2 miles away); Calhoun (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edward Rutledge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 21, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,600 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.