Our Tidelines post on Saturday, April 18, congratulated Charleston on its 350th Anniversary. Click here to read the post.
The Post and Courier is running a series of articles about the history of Charleston to commemorate the 350th Anniversary beginning in 1670 when the first settlers arrived in Charleston Harbor. We will be posting a link to each article of the series as it becomes available.
To read this tenth article, “Fed Up with Lords Proprietors, Charles Town Turns To Crown” click here.
To read the previous nine articles, go to our website, www.tidelinesblog.com and type “history” in the search box.
(Image credit: An Exact Prospect of Charlestown, the Metropolis of the Province of South Carolina, 1739.)