What: Skirmish, July 1781, *Godfrey Dreher vs. (British?) regulars
34.0312, -81.1617 Dreher's Plantation
Maps: [map notes]
- NBBAS:Three. p. 276.
Dreher Plantation, South Carolina
Captain Godfrey Dreher and his family drove off a detachment of "Regulars" that had been sent from Fort Granby to arrest him.
- Dreher family site describes a mill on Twelve Mile Creek near the Saluda River. Basis of site location. A later mill site and possible alternative site is described near the present Dreher Shoals Dam location approximately 3.6 miles upstream on the Saluda River.
- Sherman, "Calendar..." . Search for Dreher Plantation,. Scan through July 1781 section. To avoid long downloads, use option to "Save and view this PDF in Reader".
RevWar75 listing. Not found. Shown as British "victory"
Submitted by: Patrick O'Kelley. Location by PJO.
Confidence level: 1