Rivers Bridge State Historic Site

Rivers Bridge State Historic Site

Located in Bamberg County, SC.

325 State Park Road
Ehrhardt, SC 29081


Email, riversbridge@scprt.com

Official web site for the Rivers Bridge State Historic Site

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During the latter part of the Civil War, as General Sherman's forces were headed for Columbia, These Confederate soldiers took advantage of the narrow Salkehatchee River crossing to hold them back. This rural historic site preserves one of the very few important Civil War battle sites in South Carolina!


Features and Facilities

Water Features

Public Restrooms

  • Yes

Dogs Allowed

  • Yes

Hours of Operation

  • 9:00a-6:00p

Admission or Parking Fee

  • Free

How to Get There

  • Located off SC #641, along both sides of road #8.

    Note: Many of the highway signs are labelled “Rivers Bridge State Park”, as this historic site was formerly called.

Latitude 33.06035, Longitude -81.09143 [PK422]

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