Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Capture of Provisions at Flat Rock



Marker ID: DAR 29-19
Location: Intersection of Roads 13 and 15, S Lancaster county
County: Lancaster
Coordinates: N 34° 31.248    W 080° 38.691
  34.5208    -80.64485
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

Near here on July 21, 1780, an American expedition commanded by Major William R. Davie captured a convoy of provisions, spirits, and clothing destined for British troops at Hanging Rock. Davie withdrew at dusk with the British captives and their horses.

Erected by Flat Rock Chapter National Society of the Daughters American Revolution - 1977


Notes:

Two sided - Beaver Creek Skirmish