The Old Oak Tree
Many visitors wonder if the big oak tree on the battlefield was here at the time of the battle. Although we believe that it was not, it was very old.
On June 27, 2008, the big oak tree fell. It had been struck by lightning several years ago and was stressed by the recent drought. Following are the before and after pictures of the tree that some people called "Grandpa."
Did You Know?
There were more Revolutionary War battles and skirmishes fought in South Carolina than in the other colonies.