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Darlington Memorial Center

 
 
Darlington Memorial Center Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, November 10, 2010
1. Darlington Memorial Center Marker
Inscription. This house was built in 1889 by Charles McCullough (1853-1908), who served as town councilman and later as mayor. It was for many years a recreation center for local youth. The Darlington Memorial Center, chartered in 1946 as a memorial to Darlington men who died in World War II, was funded primarily by area civic clubs. It was acquired by the city of Darlington in 1950.
 
Erected 2002 by the Darlington Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 16-49.)
 
Location. 34° 18.006′ N, 79° 52.583′ W. Marker is in Darlington, South Carolina, in Darlington County. Marker is on Pearl St., on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Between Wells & Liberty Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Darlington SC 29532, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Julius A. Dargan House (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilds-Edwards House / Samuel Hugh Wilds (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of First Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); St. James Church (about 600 feet away); Lawrence Reese (approx. 0.3 miles away); Darlington County / Darlington County Courthouse
Darlington Memorial Center image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, November 10, 2010
2. Darlington Memorial Center
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Darlington County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Darlington.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 348 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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