Kelton in Union County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Professor Lowe Balloon Landing Site
Died 1913 at Pasadena Calif.
Location. 34° 50.033′ N, 81° 34.683′ W. Marker is in Kelton, South Carolina, in Union County. Marker is on Pea Ridge Highway (South Carolina Route 44-13). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jonesville SC 29353, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Balloon Landing, 1861 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kelton (about 500 feet away); Flat Rock Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Jonesville Confederate Monument (approx. 5.7 miles away); Fairforest Church (approx. 5.8 miles away); Jonesville Veterans Monument (approx. 5.8 miles away); Steen Family Cemetery (approx. 7 miles away); Furman L Fendley Highway (approx. 7.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Off-course balloonist alarms South. This article, by John Lockwood, was published as a special to the Washington Times on Thursday, October 2, 2008 (Submitted on January 19, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Air & Space • War, US Civil •
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