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Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain

 
 
Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 8, 2009
1. Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated to the memory of Capers Bouton (October 2, 1950 - October 22, 1988), accomplished attorney and athlete, dedicated to his community and family, who died while pursuing his favorite recreation - running.
 
Erected by Bare Minimum Track Club.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made FeaturesSports.
 
Location. 34° 50.733′ N, 82° 23.267′ W. Marker is in Greenville, South Carolina, in Greenville County. Marker is at the intersection of Cleveland Park Drive and Richland Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Cleveland Park Drive. Marker is located south of the parking lot in a green space. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greenville SC 29601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cleveland Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Greenville County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor Of (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); African Elephant (about 400 feet away); Crenshaw's Battery
Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 8, 2009
2. Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain and Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Brockman Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Major Rudolf Anderson Jr. (approx. half a mile away); Greenville Gas and Electric Light Company (approx. half a mile away); Greenville Memorial Auditorium (approx. half a mile away); Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Additional comments.
1. Great tribute to a lifelong friend
Capers was a lifelong friend, going back to kindergarten. I miss him very much and I am very glad to see this memorial to him.
    — Submitted June 24, 2014, by George Campbell Carpenter of Marietta, Georgia.
 
Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 8, 2009
3. Capers Bouton Memoral Fountain
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,250 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 11, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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