Bishopville in Lee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1963 by The Lee County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 31-5.)
Location. 34° 13.046′ N, 80° 14.976′ W. Marker is in Bishopville, South Carolina, in Lee County. Marker is on South Main Street (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located between Gregg Street and Deschamps Street. Marker is in this post office area: Bishopville SC 29010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lee County Monument to the Confederate Dead (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Ratcliff's Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Apollos James House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Felix Anthony "Doc" Blanchard (approx. ¼ mile away); Flag Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Dennis High School Thomas Gordon McLeod (approx. half a mile away); Bishopville High School (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bishopville.
Also see . . . Lee County, a Historical essay. Prior to the American Revolution, the area that now constitutes Lee County was mainly a wilderness with only a few primitive houses scattered over a large area (Submitted on February 20, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 757 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 20, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.