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In May 1781, Fort Cornwallis (near what is now St. Paul's...enough. The patriots had conquered Fort Cornwallis. Few Augustans are aware of the...225th anniversary of the battle for Fort Cornwallis during the first weekend of June...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/26/met_73726.shtml
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Tower cannon led to victory

...Lt. Col. Thomas Brown held Fort Cornwallis, about where St. Paul's Episcopal...enough to overlook the wall of Fort Cornwallis. Brown perceived the danger...then mounted two cannons inside Fort Cornwallis to fire upon the tower, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/03/met_267021.shtml
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Hours of battle took year of work

...towerLiving historian Brian Brown describes a medieval siege technique patriots used to drive British troops from Fort Cornwallis.'; Loud gunshots and cannon explosions resonated in the air Saturday in downtown Augusta, as patriot forces brought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/04/met_84053.shtml
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Revolutionary battle will rage again

...will converge on both sides of the Savannah River to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the patriots' siege of Fort Cornwallis. The Battle of Augusta, as it is also called, helped to end British control of the area and allowed Augusta to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/18/met_81879.shtml
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...com. Include a contact name and phone number. SPECIAL EVENTS UNDER THE CROWN: 225th anniversary of the siege of fort cornwallis: Historical symposiums; 1-4 p.m. Friday; Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; includes overview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/01/ent_83646.shtml
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Monument honors Washington

...tour of the South. "He came to view the ruins of Fort Cornwallis, and that was here," said Erick Montgomery, executive...this place." The next day, he visited the ruins of Fort Cornwallis. He wrote of that day: "The town of Augusta is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/22/met_278950.shtml
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...adults, $3.50 seniors, $2.50 pupils; (803) 641-3769 UNDER THE CROWN: 225th anniversary of the siege of fort cornwallis: Historical symposiums: 1-4 p.m. Friday; Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; includes overview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/31/aik_83440.shtml
Groups united to plan celebration of battle

...liberated Augusta from British loyalist troops led by Col. Thomas Brown. This battle is also known as the Siege of Fort Cornwallis. In an engagement that lasted 14 days, the patriots captured three enemy forts, thereby clearing Georgia of British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/09/op_88278.shtml
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...anniversary of the Battle of Augusta (The Siege of Fort Cornwallis) will begin at 1 p.m. at Augusta Museum of History...Reynolds St. A general overview of the Battle of Fort Cornwallis will be presented. The event will continue from 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/02/met_83788.shtml
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...events held to honor hospitalized veterans; (803) 442-3877 UNDER THE CROWN: 225TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SIEGE OF FORT CORNWALLIS: Historical symposiums: 1-4 p.m. Friday, June 2; Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; includes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/14/aik_81191.shtml