Old forts and batteries on the dunes: Defending the entrance to Charleston Harbor, Part 1

I’ll continue with a “tour” around Charleston’s defenses as they existed around March 1863 by looking next to the harbor entrance itself. For those wondering why I’m on this tangent, I’m working up to a couple of 150th events here. Setting the stage, as it would be, for the ironclad attack on Fort Sumter andContinue reading “Old forts and batteries on the dunes: Defending the entrance to Charleston Harbor, Part 1”