Lake View in Dillon County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Fordís Mill & Pageís Mill / Lake View
After the railroad came through this area in 1900 the town of Pageís Mill grew from the mill, general tore, and post office toward the railroad tracks. The town of Pageís mill was incorporated February 26, 1907. The Fordís Mill / Pageís Mill community, part of Marion County since the county was created in 1798, became part of Dillon County when that county was created in 1910. It was renamed Lake View in 1916.
Erected 2007 by the Town of Lake View. (Marker Number 17-14.)
Location. 34° 20.97′ N, 79° 9.917′ W. Marker is in Lake View, South Carolina, in Dillon County. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lake View SC 29563, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Meeting House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Drowning Creek Pee Dee Church (approx. 9.2 miles away); Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 10.8 miles away); Christ Prayer Chapel (approx. 10.9 miles away); Mullins Depot / Mullins (approx. 11.2 miles away); Main Street Methodist Church (approx. 12.5 miles away); Ashpole Church (approx. 16 miles away in North Carolina).
Regarding Fordís Mill & Pageís Mill / Lake View. The passenger railroad station originally built by the Raleigh & Charleston Air Line Railroad here still stands. It was last used as a hardware store. The railroad later became the Seaboard Air Line Railway, then Atlantic Coast Line Railroad and is now CSX Transportation.
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