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Pawleys Island in Georgetown County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Nesbit / Norburn House

 
 
Nesbit / Norburn House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, November 26, 2005
1. Nesbit / Norburn House Marker
Inscription. By 1842 this house was here on Pawleys Island and was owned by Robert Nesbit (1799-1848). A native of Scotland and a rice planter in this area, Nesbit also owned nearby "Caledonia" plantation. The house on Pawleys remained in the Nesbit family until after the death of Ralph Nesbit in 1938. It was then sold to Dr. Charles Norburn of Asheville, North Carolina.
 
Erected 1993 by Pawleys Island Civic Association. (Marker Number 22 34.)
 
Location. 33° 24.995′ N, 79° 7.77′ W. Marker is in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, in Georgetown County. Marker is on State Road S-22-10, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pawleys Island SC 29585, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph Blyth Allston House (Pawley House) (within shouting distance of this marker); LaBruce/Lemon House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); All Saints Academy Summer House (about 400 feet away); All Saints Summer Parsonage / The Rectory (about 600 feet away); Ward House — Liberty Lodge (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Pawleys Island.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Nesbit / Norburn House image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, November 26, 2005
2. Nesbit / Norburn House
As seen from the road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,869 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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