Hendersonville / Arab The Horse

Hendersonville / Arab The Horse (HM4A8)

Location: Walterboro, SC 29488 Colleton County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 47.623', W 80° 43.501'

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Hendersonville

Settled in 1791 and known as Godfrey Savannah, this area later was the summer home for a colony of Combahee River rice planters. The settlement, known as Hendersonville by 1862, was named for Dr. Edward Rogers Henderson, a local landowner and signer of the 1860 Ordinance of Secession from Colleton County.

Arab The Horse

The book Autobiography of Arab was written by his master Corporal Edward Priolean Henderson, and included their experiences in the Civil War. Henderson of the 2nd SC Calvary, rode Arab extensively with Gen. James "Jeb" Stuart in MD, PA and VA and around Union Gen. George McClellen's army. Arab is buried west of here on the plantation where he was foaled and raised, which once belonged to Dr. Edward Rogers Henderson.
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HM NumberHM4A8
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Marker Number15-16
Year Placed1993
Placed BySalem United Methodist Church and Colleton County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 11:03am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 525747 N 3628452
Decimal Degrees32.79371667, -80.72501667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 47.623', W 80° 43.501'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 47' 37.38" N, 80° 43' 30.06" W
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Area Code(s)803, 843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7050-7054 Hendersonville Hwy, Walterboro SC 29488, US
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