Greenwood in Greenwood County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Greenwood County Confederate Monument
and their names bright names without stain for us, -
the glory they won shall not wain for us.
In legend and lay
Our heroes in gray
Shall forever live over again for us.
The Ladies Memorial Association
of Greenwood County
How sleep the brave who sink to rest by all their country's wishes blest.
Erected 1903 by Ladies Memorial Association of Greenwood County.
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in these topic lists: Military • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. 34° 11.25′ N, 82° 9.746′ W. Marker is in Greenwood, South Carolina, in Greenwood County. Marker is on Monument Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on the south side of the Greenwood County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Monument Street, Greenwood SC 29646, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To The People of Greenwood County (within shouting distance of this marker); In God We Trust (within shouting distance of this marker); Municipal Fountain (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Main Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Textile Workers Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marshal Ferdinand Foch (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greenwood SC Memorial Marker (approx. 0.4 miles away); Magnolia Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Mount Pisgah A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenwood.
1. About the Monument
The statue was carved in Italy of Italian marble. The fluted column was one of three in the state which were originally intended to be used
— Submitted February 21, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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