Oconee Town

Oconee Town (HM60T)

Location: Walhalla, SC 29691 Oconee County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 50.428', W 83° 3.976'

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Oconee, also spelled "Aconnee," was one of the Cherokee "Lower Towns" in what is now S.C. at the base of Oconee Mountain and on the main trading path between the British and Cherokees, it was abandoned in 1752. Oconee Station was built in 1792 as an outpost where the path crossed the Cherokee boundary. This county, created from Pickens District in 1868, was named for Oconee Town.
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HM NumberHM60T
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Marker Number37-12
Year Placed2006
Placed ByThe Oconee Arts and Historical Commission and the South Carolina Heritage Corridor
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:24am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 311070 N 3857298
Decimal Degrees34.84046667, -83.06626667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 50.428', W 83° 3.976'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 50' 25.68" N, 83° 3' 58.56" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 459 Oconee Station Rd, Walhalla SC 29691, US
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