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Confederate Powder Magazine

Built in the early 1860's this is a very unique structure. The fact that it is still standing is a... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
robertjY462AI
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Hamer, SC, United States
Back to Civil War Era

This JOM cannot be seen easily. First time I was able to see it, several of us walked down by the... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2016
sherry d
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Houston, Texas
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Mar 13, 2017
“Confederate Powder Magazine”
Sep 7, 2016
“Back to Civil War Era”
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

Built in the early 1860's this is a very unique structure. The fact that it is still standing is a small miracle. It is one of the only Confederate Magazines in the country.

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

This JOM cannot be seen easily. First time I was able to see it, several of us walked down by the Railroad Tracks and spotted it across the bayou. It was a wonderful experience. The second time was from the Tour Boat. Got a great...More

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Reviewed May 24, 2016

We passed this magazine on our guided boat tour. I was dismayed to see how eroded the bank has become. If steps are not taken to prevent further erosion, then this unique piece of history will lost.

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Reviewed August 25, 2015

Only know this from the boat ride and heard the history of it. Can not really say to much more about it.

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Reviewed December 16, 2014

The Historic Jefferson Foundation is very proud of the beautiful Candlelight tour through our precious historic town. The decorations and romance was all that Christmas represents.

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Reviewed December 4, 2014

I have visited the Jefferson Ordnance Magazine many time over the years and each time it seems the Big Cypress Bayou bank gets closer and closer to the historic building. It is truly a valuable experience to visit such a historic treasure. It can be...More

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