Lott's Tavern & Post Office

Lott's Tavern & Post Office (HMIS2)

Location: Johnston, SC 29832 Edgefield County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 50.616', W 81° 47.204'

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A house built for Emsley Lott about 1770, later Lott's Tavern and still later Lott's Post Office, stood here until it was demolished in 1918. Lott soon enlarged his one-room log house to become a tavern on the Columbia road. In 1839 his son John built a front room on the tavern and became the first postmaster of Lott's Post Office, the first post office in present-day Johnston.
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HM NumberHMIS2
Series This marker is part of the Postal Mail and Philately series
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Marker Number19-14
Year Placed2001
Placed ByRidge Heritage Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 427213 N 3745093
Decimal Degrees33.84360000, -81.78673333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 50.616', W 81° 47.204'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 50' 36.96" N, 81° 47' 12.24" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1225 Calhoun St, Johnston SC 29832, US
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