Thomas Rose's House

Thomas Rose's House (HMW2S)

Location: Charleston, SC 29401 Charleston County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 46.433', W 79° 55.733'

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c. 1735

In 1680, Town Lot No. 61 was granted by the Lords Proprietors to Elizabeth Willis, and in 1701 was deeded to William Elliott. This notable early Georgian house replaced a smaller house on the premises, and was built by Thomas Rose soon after his marriage in 1733 to Beuler Elliott, daughter of Thomas Elliott. In 1786, Doctor Joseph Ladd Brown was carried to his room in this house after being mortally wounded in a duel. It is alleged this his ghost still inhabits the house.
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HM NumberHMW2S
Series This marker is part of the South Carolina: Preservation Society of Charleston series
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Placed ByPreservation Society of Charleston
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Date Added Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 7:43pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 600316 N 3626727
Decimal Degrees32.77388333, -79.92888333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.433', W 79° 55.733'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 25.98" N, 79° 55' 43.98" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 62 Church St, Charleston SC 29401, US
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