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Walhalla in Oconee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Walhalla

 
 
Walhalla Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 28, 2008
1. Walhalla Marker
Inscription.  
"Garden of the Gods"
Gateway
to the
Blue Ridge

 
Erected by Walhalla Civil League.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 45.833′ N, 83° 3.585′ W. Marker is in Walhalla, South Carolina, in Oconee County. Marker is on East Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Marker is located in the island located at the intersection of East Main and South John Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Walhalla SC 29691, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newberry College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oconee Heritage Center (approx. 0.4 miles away); Duty, Honor, Country (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Silver Rose (approx. 0.4 miles away); Combat Infantrymen Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oconee County Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Colonel R.T. Jaynes (approx. half a mile away); Patriot's Hall: Oconee Veterans Museum
Walhalla Marker with Main Street in the Distance image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 28, 2008
2. Walhalla Marker with Main Street in the Distance
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(approx. half a mile away); Gen. John A. Wagener (approx. half a mile away); The English School (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walhalla.
 
Also see . . .  Walhalla, South Carolina. Walhalla is a city in Oconee County, South Carolina, United States. (Submitted on November 30, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Oconee County - 1895 Map Detail image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, 1895
3. Oconee County - 1895 Map Detail
The town of Keowee is now under the waters of Lake Hartwell. Calhoun, located near the Oconee-Pickens County border, has been renamed Clemson.
Walhalla Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 19, 2009
4. Walhalla Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 768 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 30, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   4. submitted on July 24, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.

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