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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Remnant of Horn Work

 
 
Remnant of Horn Work Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
1. Remnant of Horn Work Marker
Inscription.
Remnant, of Horn Work.

May 1780

Siege of Charleston

 
Location. 32° 47.205′ N, 79° 56.18′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on King Street north of Calhoun Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in the northwest corner of Marion Square. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Siege of Charleston, 1780 (within shouting distance of this marker); Marion Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Calhoun (within shouting distance of this marker); Wade Hampton Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wragg Square (about 700 feet away); The Joseph Manigault House (about 700 feet away); Passengers and Products (about 700 feet away); The Railroad Comes To Charleston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Remnant of Horn Work Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
2. Remnant of Horn Work Marker
Remnant of Horn Work image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
3. Remnant of Horn Work
This is a portion of a wall that was part of the defensive fortifications put up by the American army and citizens of Charleston in response to the threat of a British invasion during the Revolutionary War.
Marker at Marion Square image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
4. Marker at Marion Square
Remnant of Horn Work in Charleston image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
5. Remnant of Horn Work in Charleston
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 370 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 8, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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