skirmish near Loper's Cross-roads, or Skirmish at Duck Branch P.O.
between Barton and Fairfax, just north of the Coosawhatchie River, (Fairfax vicinity)
February 2 1865
This skirmish occurred prior to the Battle of River's Bridge.
Source of Historical Information:
A Survey of Historical Sites in the Lower Savannah Region; note to Bill Christensen from T.O. Lawton; Strait, Newton A. (comp.), Alphabetical List of Battles 1754-1900, Washington, D.C., 1905; Allendale on the Savannah, p. 175, 182.
Allendale County, 1979-1980
Box 13, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014