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Bulloch History with Roger Allen: Georgia steamboats play a role in Civil War battles
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Roger Allen
Note: The following is part of a series of columns exploring the use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County. Construction started on Savannah River's Fort Pulaski in 1829. Many of the bricks used for its construction were carried down river from Augusta onboard the steamboat Free Trade and its two freight boats.
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