Bradley in Greenwood County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Patrick H. Bradley
His efforts brought R.R. through this town which bears his name. He was Brig. Gen. State Militia, Captain in Confederate War, Member of S.C. Legislature, Trustee of Erskine College and First President of the Augusta-Knoxville Railroad. He lived nearby and is buried in Cedar Springs Church yard.
Erected 1966 by Bradley Community Association. (Marker Number 24-9.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil.
Location. 34° 2.944′ N, 82° 14.676′ W. Marker is in Bradley, South Carolina, in Greenwood County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 221 and Callison Road (South Carolina Highway 24-48), on the left when traveling north on U.S. 221. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bradley SC 29819, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Londonborough Settlement (approx. 3.9 miles away); Cedar Springs A.R.P. Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Long Canes Massacre (approx. 5.2 miles away); Long Cane Associated Reformed Presbyterian Church Historical Promised Land Community (approx. 5.6 miles away); a different marker also named Long Canes Massacre (approx. 6.6 miles away); Constitution Tree (approx. 7.3 miles away); Parsons Mountain World War II Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away); Parsons Mountain (approx. 7.3 miles away); John Perkins Barratt (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bradley.
Also see . . .
1. Bradley, South Carolina. Bradley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Greenwood County, South Carolina, United States. (Submitted on December 18, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. Augusta and Knoxville Railroad. The Augusta and Knoxville Railroad was chartered in 1877 and opened a line in 1882, stretching 66 miles (106 km) between Augusta, Georgia, and Greenwood, South Carolina. (Submitted on December 18, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,562 times since then and 38 times this year. Last updated on October 14, 2010, by Erin B. Bowers of Due West, South Carolina. Photos: 1. submitted on July 22, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 18, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.