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Dentsville in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Camp Johnson

 
 
Camp Johnson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 27, 2010
1. Camp Johnson Marker
Inscription. This Confederate camp of instruction was once located about 1 mi. NW at Lightwood Knot Springs, site of a popular resort prior to the War Between the States.
 
Erected 1993 by The General Wade Hampton Camp #273, Sons of Confederate Veterans and the 20th S.C. Volunteers. (Marker Number 40-116.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
 
Location. 34° 4.644′ N, 80° 57.459′ W. Marker is in Dentsville, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Parklane Road. Click for map. Located between Springtree Drive and Clearwater Road, Richland County Adult Activity Center, 7494 Parklane Road. Next to Clyburn Technology Center. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Monteith School (approx. 2.7 miles away); 77th Inf Division (approx. 3.6 miles away); 102nd Cavalry (approx. 3.7 miles away); Bethel Methodist Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); 87th Inf Division (approx.
Camp Johnson Marker, as seen looking north along Parklane Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 27, 2010
2. Camp Johnson Marker, as seen looking north along Parklane Road
3.7 miles away); Killian Road Baptist Church Cemetery Confederate Soldiers Monument (approx. 4 miles away); 106th Inf Division (approx. 4.1 miles away); Fisher's Mill on Gill Creek (approx. 4.1 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Camp Johnson Marker, looking south along Parklane Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 27, 2010
3. Camp Johnson Marker, looking south along Parklane Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,150 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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