LOWCOUNTRY LIFE

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While biking the Spanish Moss Trail, Beaufort’s Jody Henson took this photo of daughter Ashley Robinson and grandchildren Elle and Kent at the trail marker for the Feb. 3, 1779 Battle of Port Royal Island. Their great grandfather, Lt. Benjamin Wilkins of the CharlesTown Artillery, was mortally wounded during the battle and was buried the following day at the Parish Church of Saint Helena. To submit a Lowcountry Life photo, you must be the photographer or have permission to submit the photo to be published in The Island News. Please submit high-resolution photos and include a description and/or names of the people in the picture and the name of the photographer. Email your photos to theislandnews@gmail.com.