Yemassee in Jasper County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
General Robert E. Lee
Fighting Near Coosawhatchie
Erected 1991 by Point South Merchants Association. (Marker Number 27-8.)
Location. 32° 37.875′ N, 80° 52.657′ W. Marker is in Yemassee, South Carolina, in Jasper County. Marker is on Frontage road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located about 1 mile W of Pocotaligo at Point South, intersection of I-95 and US 17/US 21 (E side). Marker is in this post office area: Yemassee SC 29945, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers The Battle of Pocotaligo (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); " The Frampton Line " (approx. 0.3 miles away); Southern Live Oak Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Frampton Lines (approx. 0.9 miles away); Battle of Coosawhatchie (approx. 4.1 miles away); Coosawhatchie (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sheldon Union Academy (approx. 4.7 miles away); Prince William's Parish Church (approx. 5.7 miles away).
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Also see . . . 47 Pennsylvania Volunteer Veterans Infantry Regiment. This regiment of infantry was tasked with burning the railroad bridge and destroy as much track as possible. (Submitted on March 14, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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