Ware Shoals in Greenwood County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Benjamin DeWitt Riegel
He Built for the Future
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & Commerce.
Location. 34° 23.917′ N, 82° 14.75′ W. Marker is in Ware Shoals, South Carolina, in Greenwood County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and South Greenwood Avenue on East Main Street. Monument is located on the grounds of the Ware Shoals Community Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ware Shoals SC 29692, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ware Shoals Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Marion P. Carnell Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Irvin Pitts Park / Ware Shoals (approx. half a mile away); The William T. Jones, III Bridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Martin's Store (approx. 2.8 miles away); Western Laurens Volunteer Fire Department (approx. 3.7 miles away); Good Hope Baptist Church (approx. Greenville Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church (approx. 5 miles away); John C. Taylor Bridge (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ware Shoals.
Also see . . . Law and Lawgivers. Record of the dedication of two memorial windows at the Washington Cathedral, one to Benjamin DeWitt Riegel. (Submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,099 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.