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Pawleys Island in Georgetown County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

LaBruce/Lemon House

 
 
LaBruce/Lemon House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, February 21, 2009
1. LaBruce/Lemon House Marker
Inscription. This house, built on 10 acres of beach land by 1858, was owned by the LaBruce family, who were successful rice planters in this area of All Saints Parish. According to local tradition, two small dwellings on the property were slave cabins. The residence was purchased by Calhoun Lemon of Barnwell, South Carolina, in 1952 and still remains in this family. Additions have been made to the house throughout the years.
 
Erected 1993 by Pawleys Island Civic Association. (Marker Number 22-36.)
 
Location. 33° 24.95′ N, 79° 7.782′ W. Marker is in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, in Georgetown County. Marker is on Myrtle Drive (Local Route S-22-10) south of South Causeway Road (Local Route 22-266), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pawleys Island SC 29585, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph Blyth Allston House (Pawley House) (within shouting distance of this marker); Nesbit / Norburn House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); All Saints Academy Summer House (about 700 feet away); All Saints Summer Parsonage / The Rectory
LaBruce/Lemon House and Marker Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, February 21, 2009
2. LaBruce/Lemon House and Marker
House faces the beach; road runs behind it.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Ward House — Liberty Lodge (approx. 0.2 miles away); P. C. J. Weston House / Pelican Inn (approx. mile away); R. F. W. Allston House (approx. 0.4 miles away); R.F.W. Allston Causeway (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pawleys Island.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
These Could Have Been the Former Slave Cabins Photo, Click for full size
By J. J. Prats, February 21, 2009
3. These Could Have Been the Former Slave Cabins
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,037 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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