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Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge

 
 
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Marker </b>(front) image. Click for full size.
January 8, 2004
1. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Marker (front)
Inscription. [Marker Front]:
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge
Named by an act of the General Assembly in honor of state Senator Arthur Ravenel Jr., who enthusiastically spearheaded a broad~based effort to secure the funds for its construction.

[Marker Reverse]:
Arthur Ravenel, Jr.
Born 1927, native of Charleston, SC, US Marine, graduate of College of Charleston, succesfull buisinessman, environmentalist, SC House of Representatives 1953~1958, SC Senate 1981~1986, US Congress 1987~1994, SC Senate 1997~2004.
 
Erected 2005.
 
Location. 32° 47.977′ N, 79° 54.008′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Septima Clark Expressway (South Carolina Route 17) near W. Coleman Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is on the off-ramp from US-17 to W. Coleman Blvd. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harry M. Hallman, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Milton's Ferry Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Channel 2 & Suzie Q (approx. mile away); Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum/The Medal of Honor Museum
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Marker </b>(reverse) image. Click for full size.
January 8, 2004
2. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Marker (reverse)
(approx. 0.3 miles away); USS Yorktown (CV~10) (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cold War Submarine Memorial (approx. half a mile away); USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604) (approx. half a mile away); In Memoriam USS Thresher and USS Scorpion (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Also see . . .
1. Arthur J Ravenel Bridge Information. For more details about the bridge. (Submitted on August 7, 2008, by Ronald Miller of Gray Court, South Carolina.) 

2. Bridge Cameras. See the Bridge through live cameras. (Submitted on August 7, 2008, by Ronald Miller of Gray Court, South Carolina.) 

3. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on August 8, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsGovernmentNotable Persons
 
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By Sandra Hughes, May 29, 2011
3. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
4. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge Marker
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge image. Click for full size.
January 8, 2004
5. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
6. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
7. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
8. Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Ronald Miller of Gray Court, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,272 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Ronald Miller of Gray Court, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   4. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   5. submitted on , by Ronald Miller of Gray Court, South Carolina.   6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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