Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
( Columbia S.C. )
Erected 1977 by Richland County Bicentennial Commission Sponsored by Richland County Historical Society. (Marker Number 40-61.)
Location. 34° 0.177′ N, 81° 1.639′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of Gervais Street (U.S. 1) and Pickens Street, on the right when traveling east on Gervais Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Horry-Guignard House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sherman's Headquarters (about 400 feet away); Bull Street (about 500 feet away); Henderson Street (about 500 feet away); Marion Street Cain- Matthews- Tompkins House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barnwell Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wesley Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Also see . . . Andrew Pickens , Wikipedia entry. Pickens was captured at the Siege of Charleston on 1780 (Submitted on August 16, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Government • Heroes • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 736 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 16, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.