Buford's Bloody Battleground

Buford's Bloody Battleground (HMU6R)

Location: Lancaster, SC 29720 Lancaster County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 44.648', W 80° 37.566'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 85 views
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.
Inscription
Col. Buford's 11th Virginia Regiment and a detachment of Washington's Cavalry, retreating after the fall of Charles Town, were attacked by Col. Tarelton, May 29, 1780, at the site of the monument 955 feet southwest. The American loss was 113 killed, 150 wounded, 53 made prisoner; the British, 5 killed, 14 wounded. In that grave lie many of Col. Buford's men.
Check Ins  check in   |    all

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

Details
HM NumberHMU6R
Tags
Marker Number29-2
Year Placed1941
Placed ByLancaster County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 4:23pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 534224 N 3844732
Decimal Degrees34.74413333, -80.62610000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 44.648', W 80° 37.566'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 44' 38.88" N, 80° 37' 33.96" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4244-4388 Pageland Hwy, Lancaster SC 29720, 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.

Comments 0 comments

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