Near Buford in Lancaster County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Buford's Bloody Battleground
Erected 1941 by Lancaster County. (Marker Number 29-2.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is May 29, 1859.
Location. 34° 44.648′ N, 80° 37.566′ W. Marker is near Buford, South Carolina, in Lancaster County. Marker is at the intersection of Pageland Highway (State Highway 9) and Rocky River Road (State Highway 522), on the right when traveling east on Pageland Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster SC 29720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorials and Archaeology (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Disaster in South Carolina (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buford Battleground Buford's Defeat (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of the Waxhaws: Massacre or Myth? (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buford's Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buford Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Craig House (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buford.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Waxhaws / Buford's Massacre. (Submitted on April 23, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
2. The complete text of the National Register of Historic Places nomination. (Submitted on November 2, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,375 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on July 23, 2011, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. 3, 4. submitted on October 30, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.