“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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South Carolina, Colleton County Historical Society Historical Markers

Edmundsbury Marker near Clover Hill Rd. image, Touch for more information
By Mike Stroud, 2008
Edmundsbury Marker near Clover Hill Rd.
1 South Carolina, Colleton County, Ashepoo — 15-3 — Edmundsbury
A brick Chapel of Ease for St. Bartholomew's Parish was built here in 1758 in a town laid out in 1740 and named for Landgrave Edmund Bellinger. The Vestry reported the Chapel unfit for use in 1786, and in 1810 it fell in ruins. A new Chapel built . . . Map (db m220036) HM
2 South Carolina, Colleton County, Green Pond — 15-13 — Temple of Sport
On top of this ridge stood a sylvan temple erected before the Revolution by Colonel Barnard Elliott, patriot and sportsman. The structure was supported by columns in the classic manor. The site, a part of Colonel Elliot's plantation "Belleview," . . . Map (db m7869) HM
3 South Carolina, Colleton County, Jacksonboro — 15-12 — Battle Of Parker's Ferry
Sent to intercept a raid by 540 Hessians, British, and Tories, General Francis Marion with a force of 400 men on August 30, 1781 set up an ambuscade along this road about 1 mile from the ferry. The enemy advancing along the narrow causeway were . . . Map (db m7918) HM
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Jun. 7, 2023