Summerville in Dorchester County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Linking Places and People
Then and Now
All along South Carolina's National Heritage Corridor, historic sites invite you to glimpse the past. Enter- adventure awaits !
Map : Colonial trade routes, shown on this 1773 James Cook Map of South Carolina, often evolved into modern roads. You can drive these historic byways while exploring the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor.
Include top: Drayton Hall, left: Middleton Place, and right: Magnolia Gardens.
Erected by South Carolina National Heritage Corridor.
Marker series. This marker is included in the South Carolina Heritage Corridor marker series.
Location. 32° 56.891′ N, 80° 10.157′ Touch for map. Located .5 miles south of Dorchester Road (State Road 642), in Dorchester State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Summerville SC 29485, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonial Dorchester (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Colonial Dorchester (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Dorchester (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Colonial Dorchester (about 400 feet away); Parish Church of St. George, Dorchester (about 400 feet away); The Bell Tower of St. George's (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Colonial Dorchester (about 500 feet away); Dorchester Free School (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Summerville.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 21, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 869 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 21, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.