Pocotaligo in Hampton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
“ The Frampton Line “
A large "earthwork," over 100 yards
in length was raised on this site by
General Robert E. Lee's troops
This fortification was a
fall-back position from which to
defend the Charleston to Savannah
Railroad, an important supply
line for the Confederate Army.
The rail line is located about one mile
north of this site.
Location. 32° 37.904′ N, 80° 52.323′ W. Marker is in Pocotaligo, South Carolina, in Hampton County. Marker is on Lowcountry Lane near Trask Parkway (U.S. 17). Touch for map. Located at The Frampton House. Marker is in this post office area: Yemassee SC 29945, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Southern Live Oak Tree (here, next to this marker); The Battle of Pocotaligo (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Robert E. Lee (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Frampton Lines (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battle of Coosawhatchie (approx. 4.4 miles away); Coosawhatchie (approx. 4.4 miles away); Sheldon Union Academy (approx. 4.4 miles away); Ruins of Old Sheldon (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Charleston & Savannah RR. Gen. William T. (Submitted on January 18, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,676 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 18, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.