Beaufort in Beaufort County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Richard V. Woods Memorial Bridge
to the memory of
State Highway Patrolman
R.V. Woods (1935-1969)
and all other
Law Enforcement Officers
who died while serving
in the line of duty
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Law Enforcement • Roads & Vehicles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1971.
Location. 32° 25.828′ N, 80° 40.198′ W. Marker is in Beaufort, South Carolina, in Beaufort County. Marker is on Carteret Street (U.S. 21) near Bay Street, on the right when traveling east. On the western bank of the Beaufort River. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaufort SC 29902, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Great Fire of 1907 (a few steps from this marker); Brigadier General Stephen Elliott CSA (within shouting distance of this marker); Christensen-Fordham Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wallace House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sam Levin Building The Capt. Francis Saltus House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beaufort South Carolina Tricentennial (about 300 feet away); Verdier House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaufort.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,638 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.