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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

The Bowles - Legare House

 
 
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By Mike Stroud, October 6, 2011
1. The Bowles - Legare House Marker
Inscription.
143 Tradd Street
Has Been placed on the
National Register
Of Historic Places

By The United States
Department of the Interior
c. 1797

 
Location. 32° 46.436′ N, 79° 56.182′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Tradd Street near Greenhill Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 143 Tradd Street, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 95 Lenwood Boulevard (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Robert Limehouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Peter's Episcopal Church Cemetery (about 400 feet away); William Pinckney Shingler House (about 400 feet away); 126 Tradd Street (about 400 feet away); 125 Tradd Street (about 500 feet away); 123 Tradd Street (about 500 feet away); 17 Limehouse Street (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Regarding The Bowles - Legare House. Tobias Bowles built a house here between 1797 and 1801. Solomon Legare Jr., remodeled the house about 1855, in the fashion of the time. When the house was built, the property extended
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2. The Bowles - Legare House Marker
to the marshes of Ashley
River. (Stockton, unpub. MS; DYKYC, Feb. 16, 1976; Stoney, This is Charleston, p. 107.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Bowles - Legare House image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 6, 2011
3. The Bowles - Legare House
The Bowles - Legare House image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 6, 2011
4. The Bowles - Legare House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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