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Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ra Re Rh Ri Ro Ru Ry   Top Data C
Raccoon Gut GA Gly 31.20316 -81.41223 Skirmish; 19 April 1778; *Col. Samuel Elbert vs. Brig Hinchinbrooke; Sloop Rebecca; Brig Galatea (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/raccoongut.htm 4
Radcliff's Bridge SC Lee     See Ratcliff's Bridge http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ratcliffsbr.htm 4
Raft Swamp NC Rob 34.813873 -79.133436 Skirmish; *Maj. Joseph Graham vs. Col. Duncan Ray; 15 Oct 1781 (PJO;JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/littleraftsw.htm 1
Raleigh/Druid Atl   40.356083 -50.864276 Skirmish; Capt. Thomas Thompson; Raleigh vs. Druid; 4 Sep 1777 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/raleigh.htm 2
Raleigh/Unicorn Atl   43.876677 -68.529292 Skirmish; Capt. John Barry; Raleigh vs. *Unicorn and *Experiment; 27 July 1778 http://gaz.jrshelby.com/raleigh.htm 2
Ramseur NC Ran 35.733 -79.653 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ramseur.htm  
Ramsey's Mill NC Cha 35.713 -79.179 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ramseys-mill.htm  
Ramsours Mill NC Lin 35.47944 -81.26285 Skirmish; *Col. Francis Locke vs. Lt.Col. John Moore; 20 June 1780 (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ramsours.htm 5
Rancocas NJ Bur 40.0106 -74.866 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rancocas.htm  
Randolph VT Ora 43.925 -72.665 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/randolph.htm  
Randolph County NC         See Searcy's Ford http://gaz.jrshelby.com/searcysford.htm  
Randolph Courthouse NC Ran     See Dougan's Plantation http://gaz.jrshelby.com/randolphch.htm  
Randolph; Fort WV Mas 38.8391667 -82.1411111 11-7[10?]-77 Soldier killed; Cornstalk murdered. 5-20-78 Seige by Half King and 100 Wyandot. 7-79 Evac. http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fort-randolph.htm 4
Ranger/Drake engagement SCO;IRE NoC 54.571 -5.200 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ranger-drake.htm  
Ranger/Yarmouth Atl   13.154377 -57.324762 Naval action; 7 Mar 1778; Captain Nicholas Biddle; USS Randolph (frigate) 32 guns vs. *Captain Vincent; HMS Yarmouth (ship of line)64 guns. (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/barbados.htm 3
Rantowles SC Cha     See Rantowles Bridge http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rantowlesbr.htm  
Rantowles Bridge SC Col; Cha 32.79618 -80.117571 Skirmish; *Lt.Col. Washington vs. Lt.Col. Tarleton; 26 March 1780 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rantowlesbr.htm 3
Ratcliff's Bridge SC Lee 34.171388 -80.169722 Skirmish; 6 Mar 1781 BG Sumter vs. Maj. Thomas Fraser (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ratcliffsbr.htm 3
Rattan (Roatán) Hon   16.385 -86.4 Skirmish; Mid Oct 1777; Maj. Dalrymple (British) attacked Rattan (Roatán)? (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rattan.htm 3
Rattlesnake - Stono Ferry SC Cha     See Stono Ferry - Rattlesnake http://gaz.jrshelby.com/stono-rattlesnake.htm  
Rawdon; Francis Mal   35.896919 14.5085240 Grave of Francis Rawdon (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rawdongrave.htm 4
Rayborn (Rabun) Creek         See Lindley's Fort http://gaz.jrshelby.com/lindley.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ra Re Rh Ri Ro Ru Ry   Top Data C
Ray's Mill Creek NC Moo 35.13504 -79.42635 Murder; July 1781; *Col. Philip Alston vs. Thomas Taylor (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/raysmillcr.htm 0
Rebellion Reach; N end SC Cha 32.7743434 -79.89203115 18 Oct 1775; Fort Johnson boat vs. Tamar / 9 Nov 1775; *Hawke and Hibernia vs. Lt. Peyton; Shark / 5 Dec 1775; Hetty; Thomas and Stafford vs. *Scorpion http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rebellionreach.htm 3
Rebellion Reach; S end SC Cha 32.76212123 -79.8731416 See Rebellion Reach http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rebellionreach.htm 3
Rebellion Roads SC Cha     See Rebellion Reach http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rebellionreach.htm  
Red Bank Reach NJ Mon 40.354 -74.068 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/red-bank-reach.htm  
Red Hill SC Dor; Col 32.664657 -80.840632 Skirmish; 7 Apr 1781 *Maj. John Cooper vs. Capt. John Barton (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/redhill.htm 2
Red House Church NC Cas 36.486 -79.161 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/red-house-ch.htm  
Reedy Branch SC McC     See Long Cane http://gaz.jrshelby.com/longcane.htm  
Reedy River SC Lau     See Ridgeway's Fort http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ridgeway.htm  
Regulators hanged NC Ora 36.075015 -79.095214 Six Regulators hanged; 9 Jun 1771 (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hillsborough.htm 4
Renfroe's Station. TN Mon 36.534733 -87.197466 7-1780 Turpin & other killed scalped by Choctaw & Chickasaw. 20 others killed after escaping. (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/renfroes-station.htm 4
Renfroe's Station massacre TN Rob 36.54512 -87.21797 7-1780 20 killed after escaping from Renfroe's Station. (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/renfroes-station.htm 2
Reprisal - Shark Mar   14.74 -61.35 Naval Skirmish; 27 July 1776. Capt. Lambert Wickes Reprisal vs. Capt. Chapman Shark (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/reprisal-shark.htm 3
Rhode Island Sound Atl   41.433 -71.216 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ri-sound.htm  
Rhodes/Lyon Atl   32.606491 -79.25558 *American privateer Rhodes vs. ship Lyon; captured; before 13 Sep 1780 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/off-sc-coast-12.htm 0
Rice Boats; Battle of GA Cha 32.0982621 -81.1028898 Skirmish; *Col. Lackland McIntosh vs. Major James Grant et al; 2–4 Mar 1776 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/riceboats.htm  
Rice; Fort WV Bro 40.206 -80.556 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fort-rice.htm  
Rice's Mill TN Haw 36.51959 -82.74476 April 1777 Capt. James Robertson & 8 men fought 30 Cherokee (CPI) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rices-mill.htm 4
Richardson Cemetery SC Cla 33.6371062 -80.4911967 Family cemetery and gravesite of General Richard Richardson (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/richardsoncmty.htm 5
Richbourg's Mill         See Jack's Creek Mill http://gaz.jrshelby.com/jackscreek.htm  
Richland Creek TN Dav 36.16570 -86.87061 May 1780. John Milliken killed by Indians http://gaz.jrshelby.com/richland-creek.htm 0
Richmond VA VA RiC 37.539 -77.426 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/richmond-va.htm  
Richmond NC NC For 36.227 -80.375 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/richmond-nc.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ra Re Rh Ri Ro Ru Ry   Top Data C
Riddle's Knob NC Wat 36.322 -81.658 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/riddles-knob.htm  
Ridgefield CT Fai 41.28381 -73.50205 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ridgefield.htm  
Ridgeway's Fort SC Lau 34.4096 -82.15513 Skirmish; 3 Sep 1781; Capt. John Ridgeway vs. *Maj. William Cunningham; (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ridgeway.htm 1
Ring Fight Marker SC Oco 34.88565 -83.04774 Marker (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ringfight.htm 5
Ring Fight SC Oco 34.88493 -83.05036 Skirmish; 11 August 1776; *Maj. Andrew Pickens vs. Cherokee (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ringfight.htm 1
Rising Sun PA Phi 40.005 -75.151 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rising-sun.htm  
Rittles Knob NC Wat     See Riddle's Knob http://gaz.jrshelby.com/riddles-knob.htm  
Roanoke Inlet NC Dar 35.900 -75.595 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/roanoke-inl.htm  
Robertson; James TN She 35.2450879 -90.0612020 Grave #1 of Gen. James Robertson of TN (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/jamesrgrave.htm 0
Robertson; James TN Dav 36.1470 -86.7699 Grave #2 of Gen. James Robertson of TN (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/jamesrgrave.htm 4
Rockfish NC Hok 34.95216 -79.05353 Skirmish; Fletcher vs. *Col. David Fanning; (about) 13 May 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rockfish.htm 3
Rockfish Creek NC Dup; Pen 34.71684 -77.97965 Skirmish; BG Caswell vs. Maj. Craig 2 August 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rockfish2.htm 1
Rocky Comfort Creek GA   32.986 -82.413 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rocky-comfort-cr.htm  
Rocky Creek (8-80) SC Che 34.55724 -80.89665 Skirmish; Col Sumter vs. Maj. Carden; 3 August 1780 (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rockymt.htm 1
Rocky Creek Settlement SC Che 34.608171 -81.00138 12 June 1780; Capt. Ben Land vs. *unknown British dragoon cdr; skirmish / 3 Mar 1781; Unk. American captain vs. *Capt. Daniel Muse; skirmish http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rocky-cr-settlement.htm 5
Rocky Hill [hill] NJ Mer 40.379 -74.659 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rocky-hill-hill.htm  
Rocky Hill [town] NJ Som 40.400 -74.634 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rocky-hill-town.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ra Re Rh Ri Ro Ru Ry   Top Data C
Rocky Mount SC Che 34.536435 -80.884784 Skirmish; Col. Sumter vs. Lt.Col. Turnbull; 30 July 1780 (CBB;JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rockymt.htm 3
Rocky River NC Cha 35.6829493 -79.3225356 Skirmish; Patriots vs. *Col. Archibald McDugald; 14 Sep 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/lindleysmill.htm 0
Roebuck's Defeat         See Williams; Fort http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ftwms.htm  
Rogers Plantation SC Edg 33.78969 -81.92990 Skirmish; *Capt. Thomas Harvey vs. Col. Cotton; 18 June 1781 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rogersplantation.htm 2
Round Mountain NC Pol 35.2490028 -82.2748381 Skirmish; ?? Jun 1776 *Capt. Thomas Howard vs. Cherokee (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/roundmtn.htm 3
Round O SC Col 32.918063 -80.534766 MG Nathanael Greene; camp; 13 Dec 1781 to early 1782 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/roundo.htm 4
Rouse's Tavern NC NeH 34.2895397 -77.800712 Skirmish; ? Mar 1781; Lillington vs. *Major Craig (BD) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rousestavern.htm 3
Rowe's Plantation SC Ora 33.44053 -80.84056 Skirmish; Maj. Moore vs. *Cunningham; 13 Nov 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rowesplantation.htm 1
Roxbury MA Suf 42.328 -71.085 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/roxbury.htm  
Ruddle's Station KY Har 38.334 -84.277 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/ruddles-station.htm  
Rugeley's Fort SC Ker 34.408034 -80.643975 Capture; 4 Dec 1780; *Lt.Col. Wm. Washington vs. Col. Rugeley (CBB;JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rugeley.htm 3
Rugeley's Mill; nearby hill SC Ker 34.399353 -80.637757 Skirmish; 16 Aug 1780; Lt.Col. Armand vs. *Lt.Col. Tarleton (CBB;JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rugeley.htm 3
Rumford; Count; grave         See Benjamin Thompson http://gaz.jrshelby.com/thompsongrave.htm  
Running Water. TN Mar 35.02128 -85.54453 1780 Sevier burned. (CPI) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/running-water.htm 3
Rush's Mill SC Bar; Bam 33.168184 -81.226535 Murder; George Hartzog vs. *Blitchington; 1782 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rushsmill.htm 4
Russell's Ferry         See Howell's Ferry http://gaz.jrshelby.com/russellsfy.htm  
Rutherford; Griffith TN Sum 36.40223 -86.41506 Grave of Griffith Rutherford (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rutherfordgrave.htm 1
Rutledge; Fort SC Pic 34.668889 -82.850280 Fort;No known actions (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/fortrutledge.htm 1
Rutledge; John SC Cha 32.7762873 -79.9306436 Grave of John Rutledge (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rutledgegrave.htm 4
Rutledge's Ford SC Lau; Grw 34.45983793 -82.3020636 Nov 1780; *Col. Elijah Clarke vs. unk. Loyalist cdr. http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rutledgesfd.htm 5
Rye NY Wes 40.981 -73.683 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/rye.htm  
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