• 18th century tents are set up in a lane.

    Cowpens

    National Battlefield South Carolina

Geography of the Battle of Cowpens - Alternate

Grade: 8

Length: on site visit: - 2 hours

Pre-Site Presented by: teacher

On Site Presented by: park staff

Post-Site Presented by: teacher

Park Primary Theme: The Battle of Cowpens

Planning Your Visit

Background Information

Procedure, Materials, and Preparation

Pre-Site Activities

On Site Activities

Post Site Activities

 

Did You Know?

climax of the Battle of Cowpens

The Battle of Cowpens, fought by the Americans and British on January 17, 1781, lasted less than an hour.