The American Revolution in South Carolina

Wateree Ferry

August 15, 1780


Patriot Cdr:

Col. Thomas Sumter
Loyalist Cdr:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Old District: 

Camden District
Present County:

Richland County/
Sumter County

Shortly after capturing Carey’s Fort the Patriots learned that a supply train from the British post at Ninety-Six was nearing their position; the Patriots at once set out surprising and capturing it at Wateree Ferry.

Known Patriot Participants

Known British/Loyalist Participants
Little River District Regiment detachment of one (1) known company, led by:
- Capt. Pendleton Isbell

Unknown

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