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Duncan Chapel Community in Dorchester County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Moorefield Memorial Highway

(U.S. Route 178)

 
 
Moorefield Memorial Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. Moorefield Memorial Highway Marker
Inscription.
In Memory Of
Charles Henry Moorefield
State Highway Engineer
of South Carolina
1920 — 1935

 
Location. 33° 16.51′ N, 80° 34.8′ W. Marker is in Duncan Chapel Community, South Carolina, in Dorchester County. Marker is on Charleston Highway (U.S. 178) just north of Shady Grove Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bowman SC 29018, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shady Grove Camp Ground (approx. 0.9 miles away); Astrounaut Frank L. Culbertson (approx. 3.5 miles away); Badham House / Dorchester Lumber Company (approx. 5.8 miles away); South Carolina Canal & Rail Road Company (approx. 6.4 miles away); St. Paul Camp Ground (approx. 7.5 miles away); Bowman Rosenwald School (approx. 7.8 miles away); Bowman S.C. (approx. 7.9 miles away); Bowman War Memorial (approx. 7.9 miles away).
 
Regarding Moorefield Memorial Highway. U.S. Highway 178 is a spur of U.S. Highway 78. It currently runs for 237 miles (381 km) from Dorchester, South Carolina at U.S. Highway 78 to Rosman, North Carolina at U.S. Highway 64. It passes through the states of South Carolina
Moorefield Memorial Highway Marker, seen looking north along US 178 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 16, 2011
2. Moorefield Memorial Highway Marker, seen looking north along US 178
and North Carolina. It goes through the cities of Pickens, Anderson, North crossing the highway 321, Orangeburg, and Bowman, South Carolina... U.S. 178 in South Carolina, road signs frequently refer to the road as Moorefield Memorial Highway, commemorating a former South Carolina highway engineer of that name. (excerpt Wikipedia)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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