|Event Name:||Battle for Broxton Bridge & H.L. Hunley Traveling Exhibit|
|Event Description:||February 1, 1865 - 153 years ago - the northern army was in route from Savannah, Georgia, to Columbia, South Carolina, and the battles at Broxton Bridge and Rivers Bridge on the Salkehatchie River were the last big defensive effort for the Confederates before the battle at Columbia.
Join us as we again reenact this battle. Camps are open Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm and Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Battle reenactments are 2:00 pm.
One-day admission: ages 5 and under Free, ages 6 - 17 $3.00 and age 18 and over $10.00. Armbands will be given out at gate or RV Park. Charge for admission whether camping or not.
Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be available. Parking is free.
There will be vendors with available food and wares, and the HL Hunley Exhibit will be featured again. Hosts for this event are Battery C, 32nd Georgia Artillery and 2nd Georgia Regiment Co. D Burke Sharpshooters. It is sponsored by Salt-Ketchers Chapter #6 Order of Confederate Rose, a 501 (C) 3 non-profit organization.
|Contact Person or Organization:||Broxton Bridge Plantation|
|Start Date/Time:||3/1/2019 9:00 AM|
|End Date/Time:||3/3/2019 5:00 PM|
|Directions:||Broxton Bridge Plantation
1685 Broxton Bridge Hwy
Ehrhardt, SC 29081
From Columbia, SC: Take I-26S to Orangeburg. Then Hwy 301/601S to Bamberg. Continue on Hwy 601S thru Ehrhardt. Broxton Bridge Plantation is 6 miles south of Ehrhardt on Hwy 601. (aprox 60 total miles)
From Charleston, SC: Take Hwy 17S to Jacksonboro then Hwy 64W to Walterboro. Follow Hwy 64 thru Walterboro. You will go under I-95 and in about 16 miles turn left on Hwy 641. Follow 641 to Hwy 601 where you will turn left and go about one mile to the entrance. (aprox. 60 Miles)
From Savannah, GA: Take I-95N to Exit 38/Yemassee Hwy. 68N to Hampton. Go thru Hampton and merge right onto Hwy 601N. Broxton Bridge Plantation is 12 miles from Hampton on 601N on the left. (aprox. 60 miles)
From Augusta, GA: Take Hwy 78E to Bamberg. Turn right on Hwy 601/301S Hwy to Ehrhardt. Plantation is aprox. 7 miles south of Ehrhardt on Hwy 601S. (aprox 60 miles
OR: Take Hwy 278 east to Barnwell. Hwy 64 east to Olar. Take Hwy 64 two miles. Cross over Hwy 301 and take Hwy 64 approx. 10 miles to Ehrhardt. Turn right on Hwy 601 at caution light. Plantation is 6 miles south of Ehrhardt on right (approx. 60 miles). )
GPS address: 1685 Broxton Bridge Hwy or N3300.739/W8102.899