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Broxton Bridge Plantation's Breastworks

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The Civil War breastworks on the grounds of this privately owned plantation have been perfectly preserved. In addition to the breastworks, two houses - one built in 1850 and one in 1880 - have been restored and are now used as a bed and breakfast. This property has been featured on "Carolina Camera" and the site is a favorite for historical tours. Lunch or dinner can be served with prior arrangements. A banquet hall seats approximately 130 people for meetings, conferences, receptions, etc. Tours are available by appointment and there is no charge. The Broxton Bridge Plantation is located six miles from Ehrhardt, off Highway 601.

Location: Hwy 601, Ehrhardt South Carolina Telephone 803-267-3882

Other History nearby:
(Aiken) Aiken County Historical Museum
(Augusta) Augusta-Richmond County Museum
(Barnwell) Barnwell Sundial
(Santee) Berkeley Museum
(Walterboro) Bonnie Doone Plantation
(Ehrhardt) Broxton Bridge Plantation's Breastworks

07/06 Coming to The Ehrhardt area
Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Colleton County Rice Festival Walterboro SC April26-28 Rice Run-Walk, Dog Show, Open Car Show. Performance by Common Ground.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.
Hazlehurst BBQ Fest Hazlehurst GA May3-4 The competition is sanctioned by the Georgia Barbecue Association.
Seafoodfest on the River Savannah GA May3-5 There is something for everyone as the price points and medium are wonderfully varied. Also make sure you check out the hot new stuff up and down River Street in over one hundred shops, restaurants and pubs!
Glennville Sweet Onion Festival Glennville GA May11 Glennville's biggest annual event, the Glennville Sweet Onion Festival, has hosted over 35 years of events, and sunny skies have just about shone upon every one. The festive day on the second Saturday of each May celebrates the harvesting of the famous Vidalia sweet onion crop.