Laurens in Laurens County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Masonic Lodge #19 / Samuel Saxon
Erected 1985 by Palmetto Lodge #19 and Laurens County Historical Society. (Marker Number 30-7.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the South Carolina, Laurens County Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is August 7, 1941.
Location. 34° 29.933′ N, 82° 0.801′ W. Marker is in Laurens, South Carolina, in Laurens County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 76) and North Harper Street (Highway 221), on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laurens SC 29360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean Conflict (within shouting distance of this marker); Laurens County Confederate Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Watts Mills' World War II Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away); Laurens County World Wars I & II Veterans Monument (about 400 feet away); Laurens County / Laurens Historic District (about 400 feet away); Vietnam War (about 400 feet away); Laurens County Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post 25 Veterans Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); A.I. (Gus) Mason Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Watts-Todd-Dunklin House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurens.
Regarding Masonic Lodge #19 / Samuel Saxon. The lodge is located northwest
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1. Address delivered at Laurens C.H. before Palmetto Lodge #19, A.F.M. On the anniversary of St. Johns' Day, 24th June, 1851 (Submitted on December 23, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. Palmetto Lodge #19 AFM Masonic Lodge in Laurens, SC. Palmetto Lodge #19 is a Regular and Recognized masonic lodge located in Laurens, SC, having a charter through the Grand Lodge of South Carolina, which is recognized by the United Grand Lodge of England. (Submitted on October 24, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2017. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,930 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 24, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.