• Aerial View of the Star Fort by William A. Bake

    Ninety Six

    National Historic Site South Carolina

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Greene's Lost Campsite

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Archeologists search for 1781 Patriot camp in February 2004

Ninety Six National Historic Site

Date: February 7, 2004

From February 6-9, 2004, Archeologists from the Southeast Archeological Center (SEAC) in Florida and several volunteers from a North Carolina metal detecting club tried all weekend to find General Green’s 1781 campsite. Nothing was found, but several sites were ruled out. Greene’s campsite remains illusive.

Did You Know?

Battle for Star Fort June 18, 1781

More Revolutionary War battles & skirmishes took place in South Carolina than any other Colony. Ninety Six National Historic Site is home to two Revolutionary War battles, one in 1775 & the other in 1781.