Gibbes Green

Gibbes Green (HMJFF)

Location: Columbia, SC 29201 Richland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 59.915', W 81° 1.596'

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Named for Maj. Wade Hampton Gibbes (1837-1903) prominent Columbian who owned much of the land to the east, Gibbes Green consisted of an area of land bounded by Pendleton, Bull, Pickens, and Greene Streets. Acquired by S. C. College by 1838, the land was kept for many years as open space, serving as a playground, ball field, and park for several generations of Columbians. Davis College, which opened in 1910, was the first building in Gibbes Green.
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HM NumberHMJFF
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Marker Number40-92
Year Placed1980
Placed ByHistoric Columbia Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 10:13pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 497543 N 3761999
Decimal Degrees33.99858333, -81.02660000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 59.915', W 81° 1.596'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 59' 54.90" N, 81° 1' 35.76" W
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Area Code(s)704, 803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 620 University of South Carolina Pedestrian Mall, Columbia SC 29201, US
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