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Scape Whore Swamp.

What: Marion campsite, 1 March 1781

Other names:Escaped Whore Sw, Scape Cr, Scape Ore Cr, Scaped Hoar Cr.

Where: 34.056329, -80.277080, Scape Whore Swamp, arbitrary selection, location along stream unknown

Maps: [map notes]

  • 34.056329,-80.277080, Scape Whore Swamp, near where most clearly named on Cook and Mouzon, arbitrarily selected
  • ACME Mapper.
  • National Map
  • Google.

  • 33.0723931, -79.8831364, Scape Ore Swamp, source, based on GNIS data
  • GNIS detail for Scape Ore Swamp. Note mapping options.

Sources:

  • Marion orderly book, Clarks Plantation on Scape hore 1 March 1781

  • Found on Mouzon's 1775 map to east of High Hills.

  • Found just to west of Salem (Black River) Church, mentioned by W.D. James.

  • NBBAS:Three. Not found

  • Sherman, "Calendar..." . Search for whore. . To avoid long downloads, use option to "Save and view this PDF in Reader".

  • William Dobien James, Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion, Nothing found.

Related sites: Salem, Ratcliff's Bridge.

Submitted by: Patrick O'Kelley. Located by John Robertson.

Confidence level: 0

12-21-16