6.4-inch and 8-inch Parrotts against Fort Sumter from Battery Reno

Moving forward with the examination of the “Left Batteries” on Morris Island, the guns to the left of Battery Hays were in a series of named works. These were Batteries Reno, Stevens, and Strong, seen here in a closer crop from the map above: Lieutenant Peter Michie directed the construction of these works, starting afterContinue reading “6.4-inch and 8-inch Parrotts against Fort Sumter from Battery Reno”