Cordesville in Berkeley County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Location. 33° 5.751′ N, 79° 55.983′ W. Marker is in Cordesville, South Carolina, in Berkeley County. Marker is at the intersection of Dr. Evans Road (State Road 8-44) and Strawberry Church Road, on the right when traveling south on Dr. Evans Road (State Road 8-44). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moncks Corner SC 29461, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mepkin Plantation (approx. 1.5 miles away); Francis Marion (approx. 5 miles away); St. James, Goose Creek Chapel of Ease / Bethlehem Baptist Church (approx. 5.5 miles away); Pompion Hill Chapel (approx. 5.7 miles away); Mulberry Plantation (approx. 5.9 miles away); Lewisfield Plantation (approx. 6.9 miles away); Brabant Plantation (approx. 7 miles away); Wadboo Barony (approx. 7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cordesville.
Regarding Strawberry Chapel. Childsbury, one of the early towns to be laid out in South Carolina (1707), is significant
National Register of Historic Places:
Strawberry Chapel and Childsbury Town Site (added 1972 - Site - #72001194)
SE of Moncks Corner on CR 44, N of the Tee of the Cooper River, Moncks Corner
♦ Historic Significance: Information Potential
♦ Area of Significance: Religion, Agriculture, Military, Transportation, Education, Architecture
♦ Cultural Affiliation: Early American Settlement
♦ Period of Significance: 1700-1749
♦ Owner: Private
♦ Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
♦ Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Village Site
♦ Current Function: Religion
♦ Current Sub-function: Religious Structure
Also see . . . Touring South Carolina's Revolutionary War Sites By Daniel W. Barefoot, page 43. mention of Strawberry Chapel (Submitted on October 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era •
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