Turbeville in Clarendon County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Puddin’ Swamp 1776 – The Frontier
Erected 2003 by Citizens of Clarendon County, the town of Turbeville, Chamber of Commerce.
Location. 33° 53.446′ N, 80° 1.133′ W. Marker is in Turbeville, South Carolina, in Clarendon County. Marker is on Gamble Street near Main Street (US 301 / 378), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located on the North-East wall on old Griffin Drug Store. Marker is in this post office area: Turbeville SC 29162, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Turpentine Still (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); East Clarendon (about 400 feet away); The Burning of Mouzon's Home by his "Friend" (about 500 feet away); Battle of Tearcoat (about 500 feet Turbeville R.R. Depot (about 700 feet away); Pine Grove / Turbeville School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Miller H. Mellette Highway (approx. 0.9 miles away); " Ebenezer " (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Turbeville.
Regarding Puddin’ Swamp 1776 – The Frontier. Marion's Patriots captured food, muskets and horses from the British and Tories in this region during the American Revolution.
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Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,073 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 10, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.