Bishopville in Lee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Battle of Ratcliﬀ's Bridge
Erected 1963 by The Lee County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 31-2.)
Location. 34° 13.072′ N, 80° 14.893′ W. Marker is in Bishopville, South Carolina, in Lee County. Marker is on East Church Street (State Highway 341) near North Main Street (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bishopville SC 29010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bishopville (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lee County Monument to the Confederate Dead (about 500 feet away); William Apollos James House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Felix Anthony "Doc" Blanchard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Flag Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dennis High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thomas Gordon McLeod (approx. half a mile away); Bishopville High School (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bishopville.
Also see . . . Terry Lipscomb, Names in South Carolina, (XXIV), "South Carolina Revolutionary Battles, Part Five",. Fearing that the Gamecock would form a junction with Francis Marion, Lord Rawdon sent Major Thomas Fraser's South Carolina Provincials to intercept him. (Submitted on February 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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