Thomas Park – American Revolution Battle Site at Breach Inlet

Thomson Park is a new public park on Sullivan’s Island overlooking Breach Inlet. Permanent exhibits commemorate the patriot defense against a British attack from Long Island (Isle of Palms) in June 1776. This forgotten fight was a key to the momentous American victory in the Battle of Sullivan’s Island.

Saturday, June 18, 2011
11:00-11:30am Ceremony at Breach Inlet
11:40am-12:30pm Reception & Exhibition
in the Fellowship Hall of Sunrise Presbyterian Church
In case of inclement weather, all activities will be in the church Fellowship Hall.
For more information, email Doug MacIntyre at, call 843-860-9173, or visit

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About Lisa Randle

Lisa is the Education Outreach Coordinator for Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture and the Site Coordinator for the Carolina Lowcountry and Atlantic World Program at the College of Charleston. Lisa is currently working on a PhD in historic archaeology at the University of South Carolina.

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