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Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Quoin-Stones

 
 
Quoin-Stones Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
1. Quoin-Stones Marker
Inscription.
The Quoin-Stones and basement cornice
above were crumbled “by the proximity
of the fire from the adjacent
Old State House”

 
Location. 34° 0.004′ N, 81° 2.008′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker can be reached from Assembly Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located on the west side of the South Carolina State House. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sherman’s Artillery (a few steps from this marker); Palmetto Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); Here Stood The State House (within shouting distance of this marker); Richardson Square (within shouting distance of this marker); The State House of South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington (Statue) (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Wade Hampton (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Columbia.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Marker on the State House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
2. Marker on the State House
Quoin-Stones Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
3. Quoin-Stones Marker
Damage on the S.C. State House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
4. Damage on the S.C. State House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 291 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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