Fort Fisher

Fort Fisher
Fort Fisher, NE Bastion. Frank Vizetelly (National Geographic)

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Blockade Runner Destroyed in S.C.

FEBRUARY 4TH, 1865:  The USS Wamsutta and USS Potomska sighted an unidentified blockade-runner aground near Breach Inlet, S.C.; on being discovered, the runner's crew fired and abandoned her.

Breach's Inlet is by Sullivan Island, at the mouth of Charleston Harbor.

--Old B-Runner

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