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Monck's Corner.

What:
Monck's Corner was a settlement and a major landmark. Nearby engagements given other names are sometimes also called "Monck's Corner"

Other names:

Where: 33.1960026 -80.0131373 Monck's Corner

Maps: [map notes]

Sources:

  • NBBAS:Three, p.290, 324, 327, 355.

  • CBB: "Monck's Corner is very close to Fairlawn and is probably actually in the Fairlawn Barony....troops were posted there, both sides...it is a RW era spot on the road. It needs to be in your gazetteer."

  • Baxley, SCAR. Search for monck's. 37 returns (through 9-2006).
    Sherman, "Calendar...". Search for monck's. 76 returns.
    Monck’s Corner, 12, 24, 28, 40, 41, 47, 53, 54, 65, 93, (raidskirmish, aka Biggin Bridge) 94, 95, 105, 113, 211, 236, 237, (raid) 264, (skirmish) 268, 339, 348, 351, 353, 366, 368, 373, 374, 376, 377, 381, 384, 390, 391, 393, 396, 405, 406, 407, 408, 410, 412, 413, 427, 433, 444, 445, (skirmish 463.
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  • RoyalProvincial.com,"War Chronology, 1781"
    02 Feb 1781, Monk's Corner, South Carolina, Unidentified Corps

  • RevWar75 listings:
    4/14/1780. British victory. [See Biggin Bridge, below]
    1/24/1781. American victory. Per Widmer. Per Marion ltr ref Keithfield.[See Keithfield, below]
    2/2/1781. Insufficient data. Per Braisted.
    9/9/1781. Monck's Corner Road. Draw. [See Fort Fairlawn, below]
    10/16/1781. American victory. Per Heitman, Ref: Boatner [See Fairlawn, below]

Related sites:
Biggin Bridge, 14 Apr 1780
Wadboo Bridge, 31 Jan 1781
Keithfield, 31 Jan - 1 Feb 1781
Wadboo Bridge, 16 July 1781
Biggin Church, 16 July 1781
Wadboo, 29 Aug 1782
Fort Fairlawn, 9 Sep 1781
Fairlawn, 7 Nov 1781

Confidence level: 5