Fort Moultrie

1214 Middle Street, Sullivans Island, SC

Historic fort in Sullivan's Island, SC

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Fort Moultrie

Photo taken by Michael Miller

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Description 

Fort Moultrie is the name of a series of citadels on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina, built to protect the city of Charleston, South Carolina. The first fort, built of palmetto logs, inspired the flag and nickname of South Carolina, "The Palmetto State". It is named for the commander in the Battle of Sullivan's Island, General William Moultrie. Fort Moultrie is the only area of the National Park System where the entire 171-year history of American seacoast defense (17761947) can be traced. - Wikipedia

The fort is administered as part of the Fort Sumter National Monument

Update Log 

  • August 7, 2014: New photos from Michael Miller
  • July 15, 2014: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • October 29, 2013: Added by Michael Miller

Sources 

  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com