Database

Witherspoon Ferry.

What: 3 Apr 1781 skirmish: BG Marion vs. Col. Doyle

Where: 33.8404428 -79.4486671

Maps: [map notes]

Sources:

  • Snippet from Mills Williamsburg 1820 map:
    Witherspoon Fy
    Note Dubose given as alternate name for Witherspoon. GNIS record, above is for Dubose's Ferry.

  • SC Historical highway marker 21-3, on SC-51, just north of Johnsonville, describes Witherspoon's Ferry owned by Robert Witherspoon during the Rev War.

  • William Dobien James, Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion, P.36-7.

  • NBBAS:Three, p.176-180.

  • Sherman's Calendar.... P.319. Shows late March or early April. To avoid long downloads, use option to "Save and view this PDF in Reader".

  • RevWar75 RevWar75   listing for Witherspoon Ferry skirmish 3 Apr 1781.

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    Confidence level: 5