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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Robert Gibbes

1644-1715

 
 
Robert Gibbes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, February 13, 2010
1. Robert Gibbes Marker
Inscription. Early Barbadian supporter of the settlement of South Carolina Colonial Governor 1710-1712
Proprietor's Deputy Chief Justice of South Carolina Member of 1st Assembly Colonel South Carolina Militia Sent South Carolina Militia to aid North Carolinians against the Tuscarora Indians
 
Erected by Governor Robert Gibbes Chapter South Carolina Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.
 
Location. 32° 46.632′ N, 79° 55.824′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Meeting Street and Broad Street. Click for map. The marker is located in a park at the intersection of Meeting Street and Broad Street located behind the City Hall and the Fireproof Building. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain John Christie (here, next to this marker); Prayer Composed By Ellison Capers (here, next to this marker); P.G.T. Beauregard (a few steps from this marker); Elizabeth Hutchinson Jackson (a few steps from this marker); Washington Light Infantry Monument
Robert Gibbes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, February 13, 2010
2. Robert Gibbes Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Francis Salvador (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington Statue (within shouting distance of this marker); Bible Depository (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Categories. Colonial EraGovernmentNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
Washington Park image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, February 13, 2010
3. Washington Park
Washington Park image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, February 13, 2010
4. Washington Park
Washington Park image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, February 13, 2010
5. Washington Park
 
 
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