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Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sir John Colleton

(1608-1666)

 
 
Sir John Colleton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
1. Sir John Colleton Marker
Inscription.
Colonel in English Civil War
Gallant Naval Officer
Retired to Barbados
County Named for Him

 
Location. 34° 0.529′ N, 81° 2.607′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker can be reached from Richland Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lord William Craven (here, next to this marker); Lord Ashley (here, next to this marker); Sir George Carteret (a few steps from this marker); Duke of Albemarle (a few steps from this marker); Earl of Clarendon (a few steps from this marker); Lord John Berkeley (a few steps from this marker); Sir William Berkeley (a few steps from this marker); The Gonzales Fountain (a few steps from this marker); The Figure Eight in South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Boylston House & Boxwood Gardens (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
Also see . . .  Sir John Colleton, 1st Baronet. Sir John Colleton, 1st Baronet (1608–1666) served Charles I during the English Civil War. (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWars, Non-US
 
Sir John Colleton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
2. Sir John Colleton Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 751 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 26, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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