Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates

Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates (HM5Q8)

Location: Fountain Inn, SC 29644 Greenville County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 41.677', W 82° 12.015'

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10/11/07 - 12/6/98

[Southwest]:
Don't look at me in sympathy, I'm glad I'm this way for I feel good and I'm knocking on wood, as long as I can say you just watch me peg it. You can tell by the way I leg it that I'm Peg Leg Bates, the one legged dancing man. I mix like fantastic, but with hot gymnastics I'm Peg Leg Bates, the one legged dancing man.

"Life means, do the best that you can with what you have, with all your mind and heart. One can do anything in this world if one wants to do it badly enough." — Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates

[Southeast]:
Bronze
Ralph Hendricks

Greenville Metropolitan Art Council

American Legion Post #3

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Samuel N. Madden, Pastor

Mount Carmel A.M.E. Church
Phillip C. Anderson, Pastor

Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church
Robert E. Dennis, Pastor

Melvin and Dollie Younts

Marilyn Fuller Perry

[Northeast]:
Silver
Fountain Inn Development Corporation

Dorothy A. Berry Chapman

Ruby B. Parks

Rosa S. Epps

[Northwest]:
Gold
Wayne Davis, Mayor
Fountain Inn, SC

Robert E. Dennis, President

Emma Stewart, Mother
Alice Bates, Wife
Melodye Bates (Preston) Holden

James T., Annie C. Bates
John W., Vivian D. Bates

Drs. Camille O. and William H. Cosby, Jr.

John Fowler

DeEthel Hicks

Pastor Henry and Evelyn Berry, Jr.

The Reverend Dr. James Moone
The Reverend Dr. Ruby Moone

Willie E. Byrd, Jr.

Richard Dawkins

Beasley Funeral Home, Inc.
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Details
HM NumberHM5Q8
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 5:35am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 390066 N 3839833
Decimal Degrees34.69461667, -82.20025000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 41.677', W 82° 12.015'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 41' 40.62" N, 82° 12' 0.90" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1472 County Rd 418, Fountain Inn SC 29644, US
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