Green Pond in Colleton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Temple of Sport
On top of this ridge stood a sylvan temple erected before the Revolution by Colonel Barnard Elliott, patriot and sportsman. The structure was supported by columns in the classic manor. The site, a part of Colonel Elliot's plantation "Belleview," afforded an excellent stand for hunting deer.
Erected 1969 by Colleton County Historical Society. (Marker Number 15-13.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Places • Patriots & Patriotism • Sports. In addition, it is included in the South Carolina, Colleton County Historical Society series list.
Location. 32° 42.574′ N, 80° 36.612′ W. Marker is in Green Pond, South Carolina, in Colleton County. Marker is on Ace Basin Pkwy (U.S. 17) 0.1 miles south of Green Pond Highway (State Highway 303), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Green Pond SC 29446, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edmundsbury (approx. Catholic Hill (approx. 5˝ miles away); 150 Years Of Faith at St. James Church (approx. 5˝ miles away); Combahee River Raid / Freedom Along The Combahee (approx. 5.9 miles away); Hendersonville / Arab The Horse (approx. 8.9 miles away); Battle Of Parker's Ferry (approx. 8.9 miles away); The Burial Site of Captain John Herbert Dent (approx. 9.1 miles away); Bethel Presbyterian Church (approx. 9.1 miles away); Pon Pon Chapel (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Pon Pon Chapel (approx. 9.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Toward an Intellectual History of Women: Essays By Linda K. Kerber..page 66. The wife of Col. Elliott , SC's 2nd Regiment's colors , and the famed Sargent Jasper (Submitted on May 23, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. South-Carolina-Plantations. Accabee Plantation - West Ashley Charleston County South Carolina SC (Submitted on May 23, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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