Anderson in Anderson County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Hopewell Cemetery
Located 1.09 miles northwest, this cemetery marks the original site of Hopewell Baptist Church which was constituted in 1803. The cemetery contains graves of Revolutionary and Confederate veterans. Some graves are marked by field stones with hand-chiseled initials.
Erected 1975 by Hopewell Baptist Church Congregation. (Marker Number 4-14.)
Location. 34° 35.811′ N, 82° 36.994′ W. Marker is in Anderson, South Carolina, in Anderson County. Marker is on East Greenville Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in the southeast corner of the intersection of SC 81 (Greenville Street) and Hopewell/Concord Roads. Marker is in this post office area: Anderson SC 29621, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hopewell Church (approx. half a mile away); "Lord, We Are Grateful" (approx. 3.8 miles away); Lebanon Baptist Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Veterans of All Wars (approx. 4½ miles away); M42A1 "Duster" (was approx. 5 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Anderson, S.C. World War I and II Veterans (approx. 5.2 miles away); Korean War / Viet Nam Veterans (approx. 5.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Weather Reporting Station (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anderson.
Regarding Old Hopewell Cemetery. Note: The cemetery located at the Hopewell Baptist Church (about 0.5 miles to the east) is not the cemetery referenced in this marker.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Historical Information on the Old Hopewell Cemetery and Church. (Submitted on November 19, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
1. Directions to Old Hopewell Cemetery
1) From the church, travel east alone Hopewell Road toward SC Highway 81.
2) Cross over 81 onto Concord Road. Turn right onto Shackelburg Road (SC Highway 276).
3) Turn right onto Hidden Falls
4) Look a sign on the right. Walk up the steep path and the cemetery will be in the woods to your right.
— Submitted January 4, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary •
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