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Near Enoree in Spartanburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Captain Shadrach Inman Memorial

 
 
Captain Shadrach Inman Memorial image. Click for full size.
By David Graff, May 24, 2016
1. Captain Shadrach Inman Memorial
Inscription.
Near here are buried Captain Shadrach Inman, of Colonel Elijah Clarke's Georgia Militia Regiment, and five unknown volunteers who were killed in action opening foray for the victorious Patriots on the morning of August 19, 1780.

"May God rest their brave souls"

 
Location. 34° 36.102′ N, 81° 51.023′ W. Marker is near Enoree, South Carolina, in Spartanburg County. Marker can be reached from Horseshoe Falls Road (State Highway S-42-10) 1.4 miles south of State Highway 56, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This memorial is located along the Musgrove Mill Battlefield Trail atop a ridge in a clearing where the main battle action occurred. It is approximately 4800 feet from the start of the trail. Marker is in this post office area: Enoree SC 29335, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ready for the Enemy (here, next to this marker); The Main Event (a few steps from this marker); Bloody Chaos (within shouting distance of this marker); The Trap Is Sprung (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Enemy Within (about 500 feet away); Winning the Battle & the War
Captain Shadrach Inman Memorial image. Click for full size.
By David Graff, May 24, 2016
2. Captain Shadrach Inman Memorial
This memorial next to the "Ready for the Enemy" marker.
(about 700 feet away); In Hot Pursuit (about 700 feet away); Inman's Men Bait the Trap (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Enoree.
 
Additional keywords. Musgrove's Mill, battle
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2016, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2016, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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