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Gaffney in Cherokee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Gaffney Cornerstone

 
 
Gaffney Cornerstone Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Scott, October 3, 2009
1. Gaffney Cornerstone Marker
Inscription.  
A stone located on the
northeast corner of this
intersection commemorates
the point from which the
streets of the town of
Gaffney were laid out in
1873.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: LandmarksSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1873.
 
Location. 35° 4.33′ N, 81° 38.967′ W. Marker is in Gaffney, South Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is at the intersection of North Limestone Street (State Highway 150) and East Buford Street, on the right when traveling north on North Limestone Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gaffney SC 29340, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cherokee County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); First Baptist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col. James Williams (about 500 feet away); Carnegie Library (about 500 feet away); Cherokee County Veterans Monument (about 500 feet away); Cherokee County WW I Rememberence (about
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500 feet away); Gaffney (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Gaffney (about 600 feet away); Michael Gaffney Home (about 700 feet away); 09.11.2001 (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gaffney.
 
Also see . . .  Gaffney, South Carolina. Gaffney is a city located in the Upstate of South Carolina. (Submitted on November 1, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Gaffney Cornerstone Marker -<br>Looking Southeast Along East Buford Street image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Scott, October 3, 2009
2. Gaffney Cornerstone Marker -
Looking Southeast Along East Buford Street
Gaffney Cornerstone Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2008
3. Gaffney Cornerstone Marker
Unable to locate the "stone" mentioned, on the northeast corner
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 31, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,088 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   3. submitted on November 1, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.

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