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Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Pagan River VA IsW 36.980 -76.621 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pagan-river.htm  
Palatine NY Mon 42.954 -74.558 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/palatine.htm  
Palmer; Fort PA Wes 40.310 -79.157 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fortpalmer.htm  
Panmure; Fort MS Ada 31.5596174 -91.4092635 18 Feb 1778 Raided by Capt James Willing; American / 15 Apr 1778 Captured by British. Built Fort Panmure / Capture; 5 Oct 1779 *Don Bernardo de Gálvez (Captain Juan Delavillebeuvre) vs. Lt.Col. Alexander Dickson (Capt. Forster) / 22 Apr 1781 Fort Panmure; Natchez; Recaptured by British (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fortbute.htm 4
Paoli PA Che 40.042 -75.476 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/paoli.htm  
Paramus NJ Ber 40.99177166 -74.1171733 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/paramus.htm  
Paris FRA   48.962 2.344 Capitol of France. Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/paris.htm  
Parker's Ferry SC Col; Cha; Dor 32.8585073 -80.4012116 Ferry & causeway http://gaz.jrshelby.com/parkers.htm 5
Parker's Ferry skirmish SC Col 32.858591 -80.403288 Skirmish; 31 Aug 1781; *BG Marion vs. Lt.Col. von Borck (JAR;CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/parkers.htm 2
Parson's Plantation SC Col 32.82135 -80.70214 Skirmish; Maj. John Cooper vs. *Maj. Thomas Fraser; 7 Aug 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/parsonspl.htm 1
Passamaquoddy Bay USA; CAN ME; NB 45.06430 -66.98091 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/passamaquoddy.htm  
Patience Island RI New 41.657 -71.359 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/patience-isl.htm  
Patterson's Bridge SC Col     See Saltketcher Bridge http://gaz.jrshelby.com/saltketcherbr.htm  
Patterson's Mill TN Haw 36.524 -82.711 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pattersons-mill.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Paulus Hook NJ Hud 40.728 -74.077 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/paulus-hook.htm  
Peach Orchard SC Spa 34.9223635 -81.8517904 Skirmish. 8 August 1780; *Col. Elijah Clarke vs. Capt. James Dunlap; (Also; see Green Spring) (CBB;JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/peachorchard.htm 1
Peacock's Bridge NC Wls 35.58603 -77.81146 Skirmish; 6 May 1781; Col. James Gorham vs. *Lt.Col. Tarleton (JAR;PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/peacocksbr.htm 5
Peckuwe OH Cla 39.910 -83.901 8 August 1780; Col. George Rogers Clark* vs. Shawnee & allies; battle http://gaz.jrshelby.com/piqua-bef-1780.htm 4
Peddocks Island MA Ply 42.292 -70.936 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/peddocks-isl.htm  
Pee Dee Swamp SC Geo 33.6921135 -79.1894894 Skirmish; ?? Sep 1780; Capt. Galvin Witherspooon captures Loyalists (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/peedeesw.htm 1
Peekskill NY Wes 41.290 -73.920 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/peekskill.htm  
Pelham Manor NY Wes     See New Rochelle http://gaz.jrshelby.com/newrochelle.htm  
"Pens; The"         Skirmish. See Allston;s Plantation http://gaz.jrshelby.com/allston.htm  
Penn's Neck NJ Sal 39.617 -75.499 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/penns-neck.htm  
Penny Ferry MA Mid 42.390 -71.073 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/penny-fy.htm  
Penny Town NJ Mer 40.328 -74.791 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/penny-town.htm  
Penobscot Bay ME Kno 44.187 -68.920 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/penobscot.htm  
Pensacola FL Esc 30.421307 -87.216912 Seige; Capture; Mar - May 1781; *Spanish Gen. Bernardo de Gálvez vs. MG John Campbell http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pensacola.htm 2
Pensacola Bay FL Esc; SaR 30.368256 -87.200803 See Pensacola http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pensacola.htm 2
Perkins' Plantation VA Pit     See Berry Hill Planatation (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/sauratown.htm  
Peter Point NC New 34.24272 -77.95617 Sniper attack; 4-10 July 1781; *Capt. Thomas Bludworth vs. Brits at Wilmington (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/peterpoint.htm 3
Pest House; Sullivan;s Island SC Cha 32.762549 -79.860800 Skirmish; *Lt. John Withers vs. Capt. Thornbrough; 19 Dec 1776 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pest-house.htm 4
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Petersburg VA Din 37.233 -77.403 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/petersburg.htm  
Peyre's Plantation         See Gaillard;s Island http://gaz.jrshelby.com/gaillard.htm  
Philadelphia PA Phi 39.952 -75.163 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/philadelphia.htm  
Phillipsburg NY Ora 41.438 -74.359 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/phillipsburg.htm  
Phipp's Farm MA Mid 42.372 -71.086 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/phipps-farm.htm  
Phoenixville PA Che 40.130 -75.515 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/phoenixville.htm  
Pickens; Andrew SC Pic 34.6634389 -82.8151420 Grave of Andrew Pickens (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pickensgrave.htm 5
Pickens' Blockhouse SC Abb 34.183014 -82.373805 Fortified position. (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pickens-blockhouse.htm 3
Pickens; General; monument SC Oco     See Tamassee http://gaz.jrshelby.com/tamassee.htm  
Pinckney; C. C. SC Cha 32.7762873 -79.9306436 Grave of Charles C. Pinckney (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pinckneyccgrave.htm 5
Pinckney; C. & T. SC Cha 32.7787875 -79.9292544 Graves of Charles & Thomas Pinckney (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pinckneygrave.htm 5
Pine's Bridge NY Wes 41.22926 -73.76624 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pines-br.htm  
Pine Tree SC Ker     See Camden SC http://gaz.jrshelby.com/camdenhrws.htm  
Pine Wood House SC Edg 33.7354132 -81.8556667 Murder; John Foreman vs. *John Crawford (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pinewoodhouse.htm 3
Piney Bottom Creek NC Hok 35.14014 -79.28105 Skirmish;3 August 1781; SC Col. John Wade vs. *Loyalists (John McNeill) (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/piney.htm 3
Piqua; aft. 1780 OH Mia 40.175 -84.260 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/piqua-aft-1780.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Piscataqua River NH; ME   43.056 -70.703 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/piscataqua.htm  
Pitt; Fort PA All 40.441 -80.010 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fortpitt.htm  
Plainfield NJ Uni 40.634 -74.407 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/plainfield.htm  
Plain; Fort NY Mon 42.93745 -74.62757 8/2/1780; Raid by Brant; Mohawks; loyalists. 16 k.; 60 c.; 100 bldgs. burned. (EB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fort-plain.htm 4
Plattsburg NY Cli 44.699 -73.453 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/plattsburg.htm  
Plowed Hill or Ploughed Hill MA Mid 42.390 -71.083 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/plowed-hill.htm  
Pluckemin NJ Som 40.646 -74.641 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pluckemin.htm  
Plum Island MA Ess 42.756 -70.800 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/plum-isl.htm  
Plymouth Harbor MA Ply 41.975 -70.666 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/plymouth-hbr.htm  
Plymouth; off UK   49.814 -3.918 English Channel. Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/off-plymouth.htm  
Pocotaligo SC Bea 32.64135 -80.852914 4 Mar 1781; near Pocotaligo; unk. American cdr. vs. Fenwick;s SC Light Dragoons / Sep 1781; unk. American cdr. vs. detachment of South Carolina Royalists / Oct 1781 near Pocotaligo; unk. American cdr. vs. detachment of Duke of Cumberland;s Regiment http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pocotaligo.htm 3
Point Comfort VA HaC 37.000 -76.311 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pt-comfort.htm  
Point Judith RI Was 41.366 -71.487 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pt-judith.htm  
Point Mallette         See Mallette; Point http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pointmallette.htm  
Point of Fork VA Flu 37.748 -78.171 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pt-of-fork.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Point Pleasant WV Mas 38.8393 -82.1408 10-10-1774 (Dunsmore;s War). *Col. Andrew Lewis ~1100 militia vs. Cornstalk (Shawnee) 300-500 http://gaz.jrshelby.com/point-pleasant.htm 4
Polk's Mill NC Mec 35.213584 -80.876345 Skirmish; Maj. Joseph Dickson vs. Lt. Guyon; between 8-13 Oct 1780 (JHW) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/polksmill.htm 3
Pondicherry IND   11.930 79.832 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pondicherry.htm  
Pon Pon River SC Col; Cha     See Bee;s Plantation http://gaz.jrshelby.com/beesplantation.htm  
Porcher Plantation (A) SC Ber 33.329562 -80.079517 Plantation; Marion campsite 17 April 1782 (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/porcher.htm 0
Porcher Plantation (B) SC Ber 33.441298 -80.117301 Plantation; Marion campsite 17 April 1782 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/porcher.htm 0
Porta Novo IND   11.493 79.763 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/porta-novo.htm  
Portevent's Mill; initial NC Sam 34.81493 -78.31636 Skirmish; 16 May 1781; Col. Kenan vs. Col. Mobley (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portevent.htm 4
Portevent's Mill; final NC Sam 34.8673908 -78.2552741 Skirmish; 16 May 1781; Col. Kenan vs. Col. Mobley (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portevent.htm 3
Portneuf CAN Que 46.692 -71.891 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portneuf.htm  
Port Royal Bay SC Bea 32.2618684 -80.6781635 Skirmish; 16 Dec 1778; Sally; Capt. Benj. Stone vs. British transport (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portroyalbay.htm 2
Port Royal ferry SC Bea 32.540465 -80.745384 Land/sea action; 2 Sep 1782: *Mordecai Gist vs. Balfour & Shark (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portroyalfy.htm 5
Port's Ferry SC Flo; Mrn 33.87993 -79.40206 Ferry; fortified camp used in Marions Fall 1780 Campaign (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portsferry.htm 2
Portsmouth NH NH Roc 43.071 -70.772 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portsmouth-nh.htm  
Portsmouth VA VA PoC 36.833 -76.298 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/portsmouth-va.htm  
Port Tobacco MD Cha 38.514 -77.0186 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/port-tobacco.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Postelle's Plantation SC Geo 33.5426684 -79.1739335 19 Jan 1781 OR 15 Feb 1781 OR 21 Feb 1781; *Captain John Postell vs. Capt. James Depeyster; capture (PJO; JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/postelle.htm 4
Post Manchac LA EBR     See Bute; Fort http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fortbute.htm  
Potomac River WV; VA; DC; MD   38.195 -76.672 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/potomac.htm  
Poughkeepsie NY Dut 41.700 -73.921 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/poughkeepsie.htm  
Powell's Valley VA Wis 36.868 -82.746 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/powells-valley.htm  
Pratt's Mill SC Abb 34.306542 -82.44107 Skirmish; 3 October 1781; Capt. John Norwood vs. *Lt. Col. Bill Cunningham (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/beattiesmill.htm 3
Prevost; Augustine UK EBa 51.6357214 -0.1561735 Grave of Augustine Prevost (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/prevostgrave.htm 5
Prince; Fort NC Spa 34.968987 -82.048892 Skirmish; 15 July 1780;; *Capt. Edward Hampton vs. Capt. James Dunlap (JAR;GF) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fortprince.htm 4
Prince's Bay NY Ric 40.511 -74.204 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/princes-bay.htm  
Prince of Wales, Fort CAN Man 58.79720 -94.21315 8/8/1782. *3 French warships vs. 39-man garrison http://gaz.jrshelby.com/prince-of-wales.htm.htm 5
Princess Anne VA VBC 36.752 -76.053 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/princess-anne.htm  
Princeton NJ Mer 40.349 -74.659 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/princeton.htm  
Providence/Diligent Atl   37.616113 -73.445353 Capture; *Capt. J.P. Rathbun; Providence vs. Diligent; early April 1779 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/providence-diligent.htm 2
Province Island PA Phi 39.885 -75.229 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/province-isl.htm  
Prudence RI New 41.603 -71.317 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/prudence.htm  
Puckett's Ferry SC Lau; Grw     See Swancey;s Ferry http://gaz.jrshelby.com/swanceysfy.htm  
Pulaski; Casimir GA Cha 32.0713196 -81.0948343 Grave #2 of Casimir Pulaski (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pulaskigrave.htm 1
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Pa Pe Ph Pi Pl Po Pr Pu Py   Top Data C
Pungoteague VA Acc 37.630 -75.814 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pungoteague.htm  
Punk Hill NJ Uni     See Amboy http://gaz.jrshelby.com/amboy.htm  
Purysburg SC Jas 32.3040846 -81.1220553 Jan 1779; Gen. Lincoln's campsite; 19 January; skirmish (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/purysburg.htm 5
Pyle's Defeat 1 NC Ala 36.05732 -79.43107 Skirmish; 25 Feb 1781; *Lt.Col.Lee vs. Col.John Pyle (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pyles.htm 4
Pyle's Defeat 2 NC Ala 36.04334 -79.45095 Skirmish; 25 Feb 1781; *Lt.Col.Lee vs. Col.John Pyle (BD) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pyles.htm 1
Pyle's Massacre         See Pyle's Defeat http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pyles.htm  
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