Historic York

Historic York (HM79M)

Location: York, SC 29745 York County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 59.646', W 81° 14.525'

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Through this intersection originally called Fergus Crossroads have passed
General Thomas Sumter - The Gamecock
General Daniel Morgan - Hero of Cowpens
Lord Cornwallis - British Comdr at Yorktown
Col. Banastre Tarleton - British Comdr at Cowpens
William Gilmore Simms - S.C. Author & Historian
General Micah Jenkins- C.S.A.
President Jefferson Davis and
the Confederate Cabinet in 1865
General & Governor Wade Hampton

This corner has probably witnesed the passing of more historic men than any spot in the up country of South Carolina.
HM NumberHM79M
Year Placed1960
Placed ByYork County Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 11:51am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 477907 N 3872415
Decimal Degrees34.99410000, -81.24208333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 59.646', W 81° 14.525'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 59' 38.76" N, 81° 14' 31.50" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-59 SC-5 Business, York SC 29745, US
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