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Bennettsville in Marlboro County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Edward Crosland House

 
 
Edward Crosland House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, November 11, 2010
1. Edward Crosland House Marker
Inscription.  This marks the oldest house in Bennettsville, built in 1800 by Edward Crosland, who was born in England and later married Ann Snead. He died in Bennettsville in 1821. He was a Patriot, American Revolutionary Soldier and Plantation Owner. His youngest son, William Crosland, was born in this house on April 23, 1800.
 
Erected 1967 by Marlborough Chapter, Colonial Dames of XVII Century. (Marker Number 35-3.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames XVII Century, National Society series list.
 
Location. 34° 36.852′ N, 79° 40.772′ W. Marker is in Bennettsville, South Carolina, in Marlboro County. Marker is on Parsonage Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 204 Parsonage St, Bennettsville SC 29512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shiness (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Murchison School (about 800 feet away); J.F. Kinney House / P.M. Kinney House (approx.
Edward Crosland House image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, November 11, 2010
2. Edward Crosland House
¼ mile away); Old Female Academy (approx. ¼ mile away); Jennings-Brown House (approx. ¼ mile away); Bennettsville Presbyterian Church (approx. ¼ mile away); General John McQueen (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bennettsville Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bennettsville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 628 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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