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18 Church Street

 
 
18 Church Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2011
1. 18 Church Street Marker
Inscription.
Earliest known deed recorded in 1789

This classic Charleston single house was
once the home of Thomas Gadsden,
distinguished Charleston lawyer and
grandson of Revolutionary War hero
General Christopher Gadsden.

 
Location. 32° 46.267′ N, 79° 55.767′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 Church Street, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Heyward, Jr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Salvaging of this Gun (about 400 feet away); Stede Bonnet / Richard Worley (about 400 feet away); Site of Fort Mechanic (about 400 feet away); Civil War Torpedo Boatmen Memorial (about 400 feet away); To the Defenders of Fort Moultrie (about 500 feet away); Eleven - Inch Dahlgren Gun (about 500 feet away); William Gilmore Simms (about 500 feet away); A House in Mourning: Death of a Soldier (about 500 feet away); Dr. Vincent Le Seigneur House (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Also see . . .
1. Charleston Single House.
18 Church Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2011
2. 18 Church Street Marker
The Charleston Single House is the architectural style most associated with Charleston, South Carolina. (Submitted on June 19, 2012, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

2. Christopher Gadsden. Christopher Gadsden (February 16, 1724 – September 15, 1805), a soldier and statesman from South Carolina, was the principal leader of the South Carolina Patriot movement in the American Revolution. (Submitted on October 5, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
18 Church Street image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2011
3. 18 Church Street
18 Church Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
4. 18 Church Street Marker
Christopher Gadsden<br>February 16, 1724 – September 15, 1805 image. Click for full size.
By Charles Fraser, 1819
5. Christopher Gadsden
February 16, 1724 – September 15, 1805
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   5. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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