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" It was surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which was now accidentally increased by a... "
The Women of the American Revolution - Page 69
by Elizabeth Fries Ellet - 1848
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Memoirs of the Life and Campaigns of the Hon. Nathaniel Greene, Major ...

Charles Caldwell - 1819 - 452 pages
...situated on a high and commanding hill, had been selected for this establishment. It was surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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Memoirs of the War in the Southern Department of the United States

Henry Lee - Southern States - 1827 - 466 pages
...situated on a high and commanding hill, had been selected for this establishment. It was surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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Tales of the Revolution: Being Rare and Remarkable Passages of the History ...

Soviet Union - 1835 - 216 pages
...belonging to a lady of that name, — situated on a high and commanding hill, — and surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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Life and Services of Gen. Anthony Wayne: Founded on Documentary and Other ...

Horatio Newton Moore - 1845 - 210 pages
...belonging to Mrs. Motte, situated on a high and commanding hill, had been selected by the British. It was surrounded by a deep trench, along the interior...margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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Domestic History of the American Revolution

Elizabeth Fries Ellet - United States - 1850 - 308 pages
...M'Pherson, of one hundred and sixty-five men, having been increased by a small detachment of dragoons from Charleston, a few hours before the appearance of the...removed when dismissed from her mansion. On this height Lieut. Col. Lee had taken position with his force ; while Marion occupied the eastern declivity of...
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Southern Literature from 1579-1895: A Comprehensive Review, with Copious ...

Louise Manly - American literature - 1895 - 540 pages
...situated on a high and commanding hill, had been selected for this establishment. It was surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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Southern Literature from 1579-1895: A Comprehensive Review, with Copions ...

Louise Manly - American literature - 1895 - 540 pages
...situated on a high and commanding hill, had been selected for this establishment. It was surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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Southern Literature from 1579 - 1895: A Comprehensive Review, with Copions ...

Louise Manly - American literature - 1895 - 540 pages
...situated on a high and commanding hill, had been selected for this establishment. It was surrounded with a deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet. To this post had been regularly assigned an adequate garrison of about one hundred and fifty men, which...
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The History of South Carolina in the Revolution, 1780-1783, Volume 4

Edward McCrady - Caroline du Sud (Etat) - 1902 - 787 pages
...The fort consisted of field works around a large new mansion house belonging to Mrs. Rebecca Motte. A deep trench, along the interior margin of which was raised a strong and lofty parapet, surrounded the dwelling. To this post had been assigned an adequate garrison of about 150 men, which...
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