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Conway in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Conway High School

 
 
Conway High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, October 7, 2010
1. Conway High School Marker
Inscription. Conway High School was located here from 1929 to 1979. A two-story brick Classical Revival building, its cornerstone was laid in 1928 and the building was completed in 1929. Classes began that fall. Coastal Carolina Junior College (now Coastal Carolina University), founded in 1954, held evening classes in Conway High School from 1954 to 1963. The Conway High Class of 1979 was the last to graduate from the 1929 building, which was demolished in 1988.
 
Erected 2009 by Coastal Carolina University. (Marker Number 26-24.)
 
Location. 33° 50.613′ N, 79° 3.19′ W. Marker is in Conway, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is on Laurel Street south of 11th Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 Laurel St., Conway SC 29527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benjamin Grier Collins (approx. half a mile away); First Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); The Wade Hampton Oak (approx. half a mile away); The Historic Brick for this Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Peter Horry / Horry County
Conway High School Marker and School Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, October 7, 2010
2. Conway High School Marker and School Grounds
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Kingston Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Kingston-Conway / Robert Conway (approx. 0.7 miles away); Centennial Time Capsule (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Conway.
 
Also see . . .  Picture of Conway High School Corner Stone 1928. (Submitted on October 24, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Conway Middle School is on Old Conway High School Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, October 7, 2010
3. Conway Middle School is on Old Conway High School Grounds
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 850 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Historical photographs of Conway High School. • Can you help?
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