Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Battle of Rivers' Bridge 03 - Dig In



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Location: in the Rivers Bridge State Park, a mile south of SC-S-5-31, Ehrhardt, SC
County: Bamberg
Coordinates: N 33° 3.132    W 081° 6.05
  33.0522    -81.10083333
Style: Free Standing **
 



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Battle of Rivers´ Bridge
Feb. 2-3, 1865



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Part of McLaws´ division protected the middle crossing of the Salkehatchie at Rivers Bridge. This small force, consisting of a brigade of


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More Information:
National Park Service - These Honored Dead: - The Battle of Rivers Bridge and C