Cordesville in Berkeley County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Location. 33° 5.751′ N, 79° 55.983′ W. Marker is in Cordesville, South Carolina, in Berkeley County. Marker is at the intersection of Dr. Evans Road (State Road 8-44) and Strawberry Church Road, on the right when traveling south on Dr. Evans Road (State Road 8-44). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moncks Corner SC 29461, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mepkin Plantation (approx. 1½ miles away); Francis Marion (approx. 5 miles away); St. James, Goose Creek Chapel of Ease / Bethlehem Baptist Church (approx. 5½ miles away); Pompion Hill Chapel (approx. 5.7 miles away); Mulberry Plantation (approx. 5.9 miles away); Lewisfield Plantation (approx. 6.9 miles away); Brabant Plantation (approx. 7 miles away); Wadboo Barony (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cordesville.
Regarding Strawberry Chapel. Childsbury, one of the early towns to be laid out in South Carolina (1707), is significant
National Register of Historic Places:
Strawberry Chapel and Childsbury Town Site (added 1972 - Site - #72001194)
SE of Moncks Corner on CR 44, N of the Tee of the Cooper River, Moncks Corner
♦ Historic Significance: Information Potential
♦ Area of Significance: Religion, Agriculture, Military, Transportation, Education, Architecture
♦ Cultural Affiliation: Early American Settlement
♦ Period of Significance: 1700-1749
♦ Owner: Private
♦ Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
♦ Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Village Site
♦ Current Function: Religion
♦ Current Sub-function: Religious Structure
Also see . . . Touring South Carolina's Revolutionary War Sites By Daniel W. Barefoot, page 43. mention of Strawberry Chapel (Submitted on October 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,400 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on October 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.