Laurens in Laurens County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
A.I. (Gus) Mason Bridge
Tireless Civil Worker
Active Leader in Seeking Industry
Proud Booster of Hometown
in Every Worthwhile
1896 - 1977
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Charity & Public Work. A significant historical year for this entry is 1896.
Location. 34° 29.833′ N, 82° 1.11′ W. Marker is in Laurens, South Carolina, in Laurens County. Marker is on Chestnut Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laurens SC 29360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Legion Post 25 Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Laurens County Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Watts-Todd-Dunklin House (approx. ¼ mile away); Laurens County World Wars I & II Veterans Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Laurens County Confederate Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Vietnam War (approx. ¼ mile away); Korean Conflict (approx. Laurens County / Laurens Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Watts Mills' World War II Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Masonic Lodge #19 / Samuel Saxon (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurens.
Regarding A.I. (Gus) Mason Bridge. The A.I. (Gus) Mason House, located at 839 West Main Street (ca. 1931), is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Laurens Historic District.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 24, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.