Near Andrews in Williamsburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Early Settlers / Potatoe Ferry
Erected 1989 by Three Rivers Historical Society. (Marker Number 45-9.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher, and the South Carolina, Williamsburg County, Three Rivers Historical Society series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is December 1, 1963.
Location. 33° 29.685′ N, 79° 32.447′ W. Marker is near Andrews, South Carolina, in Williamsburg County. Marker is at the intersection of Thurgood Marshall Highway (State Highway 527) and County Line Road (State Highway 41) on Thurgood Marshall Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Andrews SC 29510, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Georgetown County National Guard Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church (approx. 4½ miles away); Dissenter Meeting House and Cemetery (approx. 5.4 miles away); Oak Grove Methodist Church (approx. 8.6 miles away); Prince George Winyah Parish / Prince Frederick’s Parish (approx. 9.1 miles away); Black Mingo Presbyterian Meeting House (approx. 9.4 miles away); Skirmish at Sampit Bridge (approx. 10.2 miles away); Sampit Methodist Church (approx. 10.2 miles away); Black Mingo – Willtown / Black Mingo Baptist Church (approx. 10.4 miles away); Black Mingo Creek: (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Andrews.
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