The American Revolution in South Carolina

Williamson's Bridge

September 16, 1780


Patriot Cdr:

Lt. Col. Lemuel Benton
Loyalist Cdr:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Old District: 

Cheraws District
Present County:

Darlington County

Skirmish between Patriot militia Lt. Col. Lemuel Benton and Loyalists in the area on the road between Mechanicsville and the present-day town of Florence.

Known Patriot Participants

Known British/Loyalist Participants
Cheraws District Regiment of Militia detachment led by Lt. Col. Lemuel Benton with unknown number of men

Unknown number of Loyalists

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