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Clover in York County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Town of Clover

 
 
Town of Clover Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, March 6, 2010
1. Town of Clover Marker
Inscription. In 1887 the town of Clover was granted a charter by the General Assembly, its city limits to extend "one-half mile in every direction from the railroad depot." Clover Post Office had been established in 1874 with Zimri Carroll as postmaster. Six years later the Chester and Lenoir Railroad had completed its line here. The town's first textile mill, organized by Captain W. Beatty Smith, was chartered in 1890.
 
Erected 1981 by York County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 46-18.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the South Carolina, York County Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 6.678′ N, 81° 13.596′ W. Marker is in Clover, South Carolina, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Mountain Street and North Main Street, on the left when traveling east on Kings Mountain Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clover SC 29710, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. York County Veterans Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); King's Mountain Battleground (approx. 5.3 miles away); That's So Sweet! (approx. 6.5
Town of Clover Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, March 6, 2010
2. Town of Clover Marker
miles away); Artisan With Fire (approx. 6.6 miles away); A Valuable Resource that Grows In Trees (approx. 6.6 miles away); Home Sweet Homeplace (approx. 6.6 miles away); A Looming Mystery (approx. 6.6 miles away); Welcome to Kings Mountain State Park (approx. 6.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable PlacesRailroads & Streetcars
 
Intersection of Kings Mt. Street and Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, March 6, 2010
3. Intersection of Kings Mt. Street and Main Street
Town of Clover image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, March 6, 2010
4. Town of Clover
Mural overlooking small park where the marker is located.
 
 
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