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James W. Dillon House Museum

 
 
James W. Dillon House Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, February 26, 2009
1. James W. Dillon House Museum Marker
Inscription. This house was built in 1890 as the home of James W. Dillon, the father of Dillon County, and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Purchased by the Dillon County Historical Society in 1967, it was moved to this site and restored as a museum to preserve a record of those who contributed to the development of Dillon County.
 
Erected 1971 by Dillon County Historical Society. (Marker Number 17-2.)
 
Location. 34° 25.6′ N, 79° 22.9′ W. Marker is in Dillon, South Carolina, in Dillon County. Marker is on West Main Street (County Route 17-39) north of South Carolina Highway 34, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1108 W Main St, Dillon SC 29536, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James W. Dillon (approx. 0.7 miles away); Dillon County / Dillon County Courthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); Duncan McLaurin (approx. 0.8 miles away); Town of Dillon / Florence Railroad Company (approx. 0.8 miles away); Main Street Methodist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Saint Paul Methodist Church
James W. Dillon House, Museum, and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, February 26, 2009
2. James W. Dillon House, Museum, and Marker
(approx. 3.7 miles away); Pee Dee Church (approx. 5.3 miles away); Pine Hill A.M.E. Church / Pine Hill Rosenwald School (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dillon.
 
Regarding James W. Dillon House Museum. The house was originally located at 1st Avenue and Washington Street. It consists of a parlor, office, sitting room and dining room on the first floor. The kitchen is attached to the rear of the house. The second floor has five bedrooms. Many items used to furnish the house are original items used by the Dillon family.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
James W. Dillon House image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, February 26, 2009
3. James W. Dillon House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 655 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 22, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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