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Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Harden Street

 
 
Harden Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2009
1. Harden Street Marker
Inscription. This street was named for William Harden, a native South Carolinian. In 1776 he was given command of Ft. Lyttelton near Beaufort by the Second Provincial Congress of which he was a member. In 1781, serving as colonel under Francis Marion, he commanded patriot forces which captured British troops both at Four Holes and Ft. Balfour at Pocotaligo. He died in 1785 while senator from Prince William's Parish, Beaufort District.
 
Erected 1978 by Richland County Bicentennial Commission Sponsored By Sears, Roebuck and Co. (Marker Number 40-91.)
 
Location. 34° 0.327′ N, 81° 1.152′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of Gervais Street (U.S. 1/378) and Harden Street, on the right when traveling east on Gervais Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gregg Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fair-Rutherford House / Rutherford House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Matthew J. Perry House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Waverly Five and Dime / George Elmore and Elmore v. Rice
Harden Street Marker,(R) looking east along Gervais Street (U.S. 1/378) at intersection image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 15, 2009
2. Harden Street Marker,(R) looking east along Gervais Street (U.S. 1/378) at intersection
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Last Home of Wade Hampton (approx. 0.3 miles away); A.S. Salley House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barnwell Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wesley Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbia.
 
Categories. Roads & VehiclesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Harden Street Marker, looking westward along Gervais Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 16, 2009
3. Harden Street Marker, looking westward along Gervais Street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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