Saluda in Saluda County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Bonham House
The two-story, four-room structure was originally a dogtrot house with an open hall, which was later closed in when two rooms were added downstairs. Originally the kitchen was separate from the house but in the late 1800's, a kitchen was added behind the dining room.
Erected 2011 by South Carolina Heritage Corridor.
Marker series. This marker is included in the South Carolina Heritage Corridor marker series.
Location. 34° 0.491′ N, 81° 41.983′ W. Marker is in Saluda, South Carolina, in Saluda County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 329 and Boyd Branch Road, on the left when traveling north on State Highway 329. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saluda SC 29138, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cane Break (approx. 3.2 miles away); Mitchell Hill Advent Christian Chruch (approx. 3.2 miles away); Savannah Bouknight Springs (approx. 3˝ miles away); Red Bank Church (approx. 3.8 miles away); Mr. Philemon B. Waters (approx. 3.9 miles away); Colonel William Barrett Travis (approx. 3.9 miles away); Saluda County Stockyard and Livestock Market (approx. 4 miles away); Butler Family Graves (approx. 4 miles away); Historic Saluda (approx. 4.1 miles away); Clock Donated to the Town of Saluda and Saluda County (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saluda.
Also see . . .
1. The Bonham House. Flat Grove (also known as Winehall) was the birthplace of Alamo hero James Butler Bonham. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. Notable South Carolinians - James Butler Bonham. It’s long been said that only the good die young. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
3. James Bonham. James Butler Bonham (February 20, 1807 – March 6, 1836) was a 19th century American soldier who died at the Battle of the Alamo during the Texas Revolution. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
4. Battle of the Alamo. The Battle of the Alamo (February 23 – March 6, 1836) was a pivotal event in the Texas Revolution. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, Mexican-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 670 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17. submitted on April 10, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.