1783On this site stood The City Tavern where on August 29, 1783, forty-three officers of the Continental Army residing in South Carolina met at the call of Major General William Moultrie to establish The Society of the Cincinnati in South Carolina. The society's purpose was, and is, to keep alive the principles of liberty for which its founders had fought and suffered for eight years during the American Revolution and to perpetuate these values through their descendants.
|Placed By||The Society of the Cincinnati of the State of South Carolina|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:12pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 600281 N 3627056|
|Decimal Degrees||32.77685000, -79.92921667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 46.611', W 79° 55.753'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 46' 36.66" N, 79° 55' 45.18" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 112-116 Church St, Charleston SC 29401, US|
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