McClellanville in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
McClellanville began in the late 1850s and early 1860s when local plantation owners A. J. McClellan and R. T. Morrison sold lots in the vicinity of Jeremy Creek to planters of the Santee Delta, who sought relief from summer fevers. The first store opened soon after the Civil War, and the village became the social and economic center for a wide area that produced timber, rice,
Erected 1995 by St. James, Santee, Historical Society. (Marker Number 10-24.)
Location. 33° 5.122′ N, 79° 27.635′ W. Marker is in McClellanville, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Pinckney Street (State Road S-10-9) south of Oak Street/Dupre Road (State Road S-10-71). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Clellanville SC 29458, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Deerhead Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Tillia Morrison (within shouting distance of this marker); St. James Santee Parish Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Point Plantation (about 700 feet away); Archibald Rutledge Birthplace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lucasí 1792 Wind Powered Sawmill (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Lowcountry Seamanís Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. James Santee Parish Church (approx. 6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in McClellanville.
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