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Cowpens National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service just east of Chesnee, South Carolinamarker, not far from the North Carolinamarker state line.

Main Entrance to Cowpens National Battlefield


Brigadier General Daniel Morgan won the Battle of Cowpensmarker, a decisive Revolutionary War victory, here over British Lieutenant Colonel Banastre Tarleton on January 17, 1781.

Established as Cowpens National Battlefield Site March 4, 1929; transferred from the War Department August 10, 1933; redesignated April 11, 1972. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966. Area: 841.56 acres (3.41 kmĀ²), Federal: , Nonfederal: 50.66 acres

The visitor center features a museum with exhibits about the American Revolution and the battle, including a fiber-optic map that illustrates the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution and the battle.

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