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New Exhibit about the Siege of Fort Motte (1781)

The History and Archeology of Fort Motte

A new exhibit about the 1781 seige of Fort Motte is currently running at the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum.  The exhibit, titled “...make no Doubt we shall carry this post...”: The History and Archeology of Fort Motte, features artifacts uncovered at the site of the former British post on the south bank of the Congaree River in Calhoun County. It will run through October