Ox Swamp #1.

Other names:

What: Maneuvering, 8 Nov 1780, Col. Marion vs. Lt.Col.Tarleton

33.6572222 -80.2224997 (WGS84/NAD83).

Maps: [map notes]


  • NBBAS:Two.
    P.353-4: 7-8 Nov 1780, *Col. Marion vs. Lt.Col.Tarleton, attempts by each to trap the other. Tarleton burned 30 plantation homes.

  • Sherman's Calendar.... Search for jack's creek. 3 ref's found. To avoid future long downloads, use option to "Save and view this PDF in Reader".

  • RevWar75 RevWar75   listing for Tarleton's Raid 7-8 1780

  • William Dobien James, Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion, p.24

  • Google Book Search for "jack's creek" 1780. 7 results, most relevant. Tip: if you have own or have access to a listed book, you may find all relevant page numbers in a listed book by clicking on [More results from this book].
    Google Book Search for 1780 November Marion Tarleton. 25 results; most relevant.

  • FrancisMarionTrail Yahoo Groups site (membership required) lists an additional Ox Swamp action ?? Mar 1780.

  • Nothing is found for Mar 1781 in NBBAS nor in RevWar75.

Related sites: Jack's Creek Mill

Submitted by: John Robertson

Confidence level: 1