Honea Path in Laurens County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
John C. Taylor Bridge
by Legislative Request
for His Distinguished Service
Clerk of Court
Third S.C. District
University of South Carolina
Served Nation, State, and
Community with Foresight and
Faithfulness, and the Principles
on Which This Nation was Founded
and Stood Unafraid
in Defense of Trust
Erected 1978 by South Carolina General Assembly.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1978.
Location. 34° 27.8′ N, 82° 18.4′ W. Marker is in Honea Path, South Carolina, in Laurens County. Marker is on Erwin Mill Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located in the center of the bridge as it spans the Saluda River between Abbeville and Laurens Counties. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Honea Path SC 29654, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are Broadmouth Baptist Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); Chiquola Baptist Church Bell (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Story of the Bell (approx. 4.8 miles away); Chiquola Mill Monument (approx. 4.9 miles away); David Greer, Sr. (approx. 5 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 5 miles away); Honea Path (approx. 5 miles away); Honea Path Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away); They Died for the Rights of the Working Man (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honea Path.
Also see . . .
1. John C. Taylor. John Clarence Taylor, (March 2, 1890 - March 25, 1983) was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district. (Submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. John Clarance Taylor - Find A Grave Memorial. Photo of Taylor's tombstone, located in Honea Path Memorial Gardens. (Submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
1. Congressman John Clarence Taylor
"Congressman Taylor had been elected [to Congress] in 1933 to represent the textile district of Anderson, South Carolina, one of the most active
— Submitted January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
2. John Clarance Taylor (1890-1983)
John Clarence Taylor, a Representative from South Carolina; born in Honea Path, Anderson County, S.C., March 2, 1890; attended the public schools and Fruitland Institute, Hendersonville, N.C.; was graduated from the law department of the University of South Carolina at Columbia in 1919; during the First World War attended the Officers’ Training School at Camp Johnston, Fla., in 1918 and was discharged into the Reserves at the end of the war; was admitted to the bar in 1919; engaged in agricultural pursuits; clerk of court and register of deeds for Anderson County, S.C., from 1920 until elected to Congress; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third, Seventy-fourth, and Seventy-fifth Congresses (March 4, 1933-January 3, 1939); was an unsuccessful
— Submitted September 29, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,165 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.