Sullivans Island in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
8-inch Parrott (200 Pounder)
Maximum Range: 8000 yards (7315 M)
Location. 32° 45.531′ N, 79° 51.393′ W. Marker is in Sullivans Island, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Poe Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in the cannon walk, stop eight, on the tour of Fort Moultrie. Marker is in this post office area: Sullivans Island SC 29482, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 7-Inch Brooke Rifle, Triple Banded (here, next to this marker); 10-Inch Parrott (300 pounder) (here, next to this marker); Buoyant Mine (a few steps from this marker); 10-Inch Columbiad, Rifled and Banded (a few steps from this marker); 10-Inch Columbiad (Rodman) (a few steps from this marker); Battery Jasper (within shouting distance of this marker); Coastal Defense: The Endicott System 10-Inch Confederate Columbiad (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sullivans Island.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 453 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.