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Encyclopedia > Buford, South Carolina

Buford is an unincorporated community in Lancaster County, in the U.S. state of South Carolina. It's located at the intersection of Highways 9 and 522. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with unincorporated. ... Lancaster County, South Carolina - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities of the... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston(1670-1789) Columbia(1790-present) Largest city Columbia Largest metro area Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson Area  Ranked 40th  - Total 34,726 sq mi (82,965 km²)  - Width 200 miles (320 km)  - Length 260 miles (420 km)  - % water 6  - Latitude 32°430N to 35...

Buford was the site of the Revolutionary War's Waxhaw Massacre. Combatants Britain 17th Lancers{then called Dragoons} British Legion (1778) United States 3rd Virginia Detachment composed of 2nd and 7th Virginia Regiments Commanders Lieutenant Colonel Banastre Tarleton Colonel Abraham Buford Strength 270 400 Casualties 5 killed 12 wounded {11 horses killed 19 horses wounded} 113 killed 150 wounded and paroled...

Coordinates: 34°44′41″N, 80°37′00″W Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...

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Buford attempted to surrender but in the confusion Tarleton’s men bayoneted or sabered to death 113 Virginians.
While Cornwallis was moving his army to Winnsboro, South Carolina, General Nathanael Greene assumed the command of the Southern Army and moved to Charlotte.
One of the better known documentations in the Carolinas is of the Goforth brothers at the Battle of Kings Mountain.
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