Battle of Hanging Rock

Battle of Hanging Rock (HMFTZ)

Location: Heath Springs, SC 29058 Lancaster County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 35.378', W 80° 40.476'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 288 views
Inscription
About 2.5 miles south is Hanging Rock, where Maj. Davie surprised a British force, Aug. 1, 1780, and killed or wounded most of them. There also, Aug. 6, 1780, Col. Hill, Col. Irwin, and Maj. Davie, all under Gen. Sumter, successfully attacked the Prince of Wales's American Regiment and detachments of the 63rd and of the 71st Infantries, under Maj. Carden.
Details
HM NumberHMFTZ
Tags
Marker Number29-1
Year Placed1941
Placed ByLancaster County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 2:36am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 529840 N 3827584
Decimal Degrees34.58963333, -80.67460000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 35.378', W 80° 40.476'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 35' 22.68" N, 80° 40' 28.56" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 239 Spring St, Heath Springs SC 29058, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. This marker needs at least one picture.
  8. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  9. Is the marker in the median?