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Victory Along the Santee River and Francis Marion History

Victory Along the Santee River and Francis Marion History

Santee Cooper Country

Santee Cooper Country

Victory along the Santee River provides a glimpse into the life on the backcountry frontier of the Santee River. (An opportunity for you to walk where Francis Marion walked and rode his horse in 1780-1781). Climb to the top of the Santee Indian Mound. Fort Watson was built on top by the British in Dec. 1780, then Marion's & Lee's militia took it by siege & the Maham tower, April, 1781.
Visit the Website Midlands
2125 Fort Watson RD,
Summerton, SC 29148
(803) 478-2645
Info & Amenities
I-95, exit 102. 1/2 mile West of I-95, follow Santee National Wildlife Refuge signs.
225th Revolutionary War Events
free admission and free parking
Year Event Started
Event Hours
Santee NW Refuge open daylight hours
Motorcoach Parking
Revolutionary War