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Cheraw in Chesterfield County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cheraw Confederate Memorial

 
 
Confederate Monument at Old St. David's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
1. Confederate Monument at Old St. David's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. (Front):
Erected by Ladies Memorial Association
To the memory
of our Heroic Dead
who fell at Cheraw
during the War
1864 - 1865.

(Left Side):
Fallen but not dead!
"They have crossed over the river
And they rest in the shade of the trees."

(Right Side):
Loved and Honored but Unknown
Hope

(Back):
"Stranger, bold champions
Of the South revere;
And view these tombs of love
Brave heroes slumber here."
 
Erected 1867 by Ladies Memorial Association.
 
Location. 34° 41.713′ N, 79° 52.733′ W. Marker is in Cheraw, South Carolina, in Chesterfield County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Church Street and Front Street. Touch for map. Located in the Church Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Cheraw SC 29520, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Mose Rogers (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old St. David's (about 400 feet away); The 71st Regiment of Foot (about 400 feet away); Francis Asbury's First Visit to S.C. (about 400 feet away); Pee Dee Union Baptist Church
Front side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
2. Front side
(about 600 feet away); Coulter Memorial Academy Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dizzy Gillespie Birthplace (approx. 0.8 miles away); Greene's Encampment / Sherman's March (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheraw.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Close Up Of The Front Side Details image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
3. Close Up Of The Front Side Details
Erected by Ladies Memorial Association To the memory of our Heroic Dead who fell at Cheraw during the War 1864 - 1865. Deo Vindice J. H. Villeneuve
Left side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
4. Left side
Close up of the left side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody
5. Close up of the left side
"Fallen but not dead." They have crossed over the river, And they rest in the shade of the trees."
Right side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
6. Right side
Close up of the right side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
7. Close up of the right side
Loved and honored though unknown Hope Erected July 26, 1867.
Back side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
8. Back side
Close up of the back side image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
9. Close up of the back side
"Stranger, bold champions of the south revere; and view these tombs with love - brave heroes slumber here."
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 14, 2011
10. Overview
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 608 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on August 19, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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