Camden in Kershaw County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Camden Courthouse and Gaol
“For the apprehending and bringing to Gaol, A. Westbury, who … burnt the Courthouse and set fire to the Gaol ~ $100 Dolls.” Expense Claim of Joseph Kershaw, March 11, 1789
Location. 34° 14.33′ N, 80° 36.389′ W. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milledgeville GA 31061, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gaol (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Joseph Kershaw's Tomb (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nothwest Redoubt (approx. ¼ mile away); Northeast Redoubt (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Common (approx. 0.3 miles away); Maj. Gen. Baron Johann de Kalb's Original Gravesite (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Southern Campaign, Dec 1778 - Aug 1780 (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Southern Campaign, Aug 1780 - Apr 1781 (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camden.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 398 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 9, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.