Browntown

Browntown (HMQ60)

Location: Lake City, SC 29560 Florence County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 49.935', W 79° 37.247'

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This area is part of several royal landgrants to Moses Brown in 1768-69 which developed into a family community known as Browntown. Family holdings here eventually comprised over 8,000 acres. Many indications of pioneering ingenuity and farm-related industry remain, including a notable cotton gin with wooden gears which continued operating through the late 19th Century
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HM NumberHMQ60
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Marker Number21-9
Year Placed1982
Placed ByThe Three Rivers Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 12:23pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 627622 N 3744411
Decimal Degrees33.83225000, -79.62078333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 49.935', W 79° 37.247'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 49' 56.10" N, 79° 37' 14.82" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3331 Johnsonville Hwy, Lake City SC 29560, US
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