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Pomaria in Newberry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Folk-Holloway House

 
 
Folk-Holloway House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
1. Folk-Holloway House Marker
Inscription. This house, built ca. 1820 for John Adam Folk (1799-1855) is an excellent example of a 19th-century two-story farmhouse. Folk, a farmer and merchant, was also postmaster at Tanner's Hill (now Pomaria) 1829-40. Later the home of Folk's daughter Martha and her husband Thomas W. Holloway (1829-1903), who chartered the town of Pomaria in 1903, it was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.
 
Erected 2001 by the Newberry County Historical Society. (Marker Number 36-17.)
 
Location. 34° 16.074′ N, 81° 25.177′ W. Marker is in Pomaria, South Carolina, in Newberry County. Marker is on Holloway Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker may be partially hid by shrubs. Marker is in this post office area: Pomaria SC 29126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pomaria (approx. half a mile away); Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary (approx. half a mile away); Bethlehem Lutheran Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rev. Joachim Bulow. (approx. 2.7 miles away); St. Paul Lutheran Church (approx. 2.7 miles
Folk-Holloway House image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
2. Folk-Holloway House
away); St. John's Church (approx. 3 miles away); Hope Rosenwald School (approx. 3.2 miles away); Peak (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pomaria.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Folk-Holloway House image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
3. Folk-Holloway House
Well House image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, February 16, 2010
4. Well House
Wind Chimes image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard
5. Wind Chimes
 
 
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