May 21 Closures and Delays
The Loop Road will be closed periodically to vehicular traffic today while the contractor applies striping. Some overlooks will be closed for sealing. Expect delays entering and exiting the park where sealant is being applied to one lane.
Known as the Old Wagoner from his time as a teamster in the French and Indian War, Daniel Morgan knew his men and how they would react to certain situations. He used this knowledge to his advantage.
Only about 26 years old at the time of the battle, Banastre Tarleton already had a fierce reputation and was known as Bloody Tarleton.
John Eager Howard played an important part in the Battle of Cowpens.
Andrew Pickens never laughed and seldom smiled.
William Washington, a second cousin of George Washington, had trained to be a minister before the Revolutionary War.
Did You Know?
There were more Revolutionary War battles and skirmishes fought in South Carolina than in the other colonies.