Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Battle of Rivers' Bridge 09 - The End is Near



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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° 3.133    W 081° 6.052
  33.05221666    -81.10086666
Style: Free Standing **
 



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



"The End is Near "


The Union Victory broke the main Confederate line of defense in lower South Carolina. McLaws´ troops retreated to another lin


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