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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Philip Porcher House

 
 
Philip Porcher House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 2, 2011
1. Philip Porcher House Marker
Inscription. Built about 1765 by Philip Porcher, loyalist. Confiscated during the Revolution, his property afterwards was returned and he was allowed to remain in this country because of his "Universal" good character.
 
Erected by The Presevation Society of Charleston.
 
Location. 32° 46.724′ N, 79° 56.085′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Archdale Street near Magazine Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19 Archdale Street, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. John's Church (a few steps from this marker); The Unitarian Church in Charleston (within shouting distance of this marker); Fielding Home for Funerals (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Electrical Engineering Milestone (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named The Unitarian Church in Charleston (about 500 feet away); Quaker Cemetery (about 800 feet away); Riviera Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Most Reverend Emmet Michael Walsh (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Philip Porcher House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 2, 2011
2. Philip Porcher House and Marker
Philip Porcher House Historic American Engineering Record image. Click for full size.
Historic American Buildings Survey, November 1977
3. Philip Porcher House Historic American Engineering Record
Habs SC,10-CHAR,147--2
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 425 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   3. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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