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Camden in Kershaw County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Battle of Hobkirk Hill

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 11, 2009
1. Battle of Hobkirk Hill Marker
Inscription. in the Revolutionary War took place on this ridge April 25, 1781. The British Amry was Commanded by General Lord Rawdon, the Continental Army by General Nathanael Greene.
 
Erected 1956 by The Kershaw County Historical Society. (Marker Number 28-2 (#1).)
 
Location. 34° 15.827′ N, 80° 36.538′ W. Marker is in Camden, South Carolina, in Kershaw County. Marker is on Broad Street (Route 521), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Camden SC 29020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Greene's Headquarters (a few steps from this marker); A Final Encounter (within shouting distance of this marker); Forced to Retreat (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Struggle for the Hill (approx. mile away); Battle Of Hobkirk Hill (approx. mile away); William Washington's Ride (approx. mile away); Greene's Counterblow (approx. mile away); Fruitless Victory (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camden.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Battle of Hobkirk Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 11, 2009
2. Battle of Hobkirk Hill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 16, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 941 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on February 17, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 16, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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