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Georgetown in Georgetown County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Elisha Screven

 
 
Elisha Screven Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, March 31, 2017
1. Elisha Screven Monument
Inscription.
1st Dec. 1638 3rd Dec. 1757
Who Planned and
Founded
Georgetown
1730-5
Within a nearby lot is the
Screven grave yard.

 
Erected by South Carolina Society of the Colonial Dames.
 
Location. 33° 22.2′ N, 79° 16.667′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, South Carolina, in Georgetown County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Church Street (U.S. 17) and Screven Street. Touch for map. Monument is located in the Old Baptist Cemetery near the Confederate monument. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown SC 29440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Antipedo Baptist Church / Old Baptist Cemetery (here, next to this marker); William Screven (within shouting distance of this marker); Company A, 10th South Carolina Infantry Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); Beth Elohim Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bethel Church (about 700 feet away); Georgetown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Prince George’s Parish Church, Winyah
Elisha Screven Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, March 31, 2017
2. Elisha Screven Monument
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Prince George Winyah Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Only Colonial Banking House in America (approx. 0.3 miles away); Methodists (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2017, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 259 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2017, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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