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

“City of Columbia” Anchor

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
1. “City of Columbia” Anchor Marker
Inscription.
Anchor from
C. S. N.
“City of Columbia”
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Donated by
Mrs. Lemuel Hall
In memory of
Lemuel Hall
Mayor of West Columbia
for 24 years

 
Location. 33° 59.682′ N, 81° 3.153′ W. Marker is in West Columbia, South Carolina, in Lexington County. Marker can be reached from Alexander Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located along the Three Rivers Greenway, on the banks of the Congaree River. Marker is in this post office area: West Columbia SC 29169, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gervais Street Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Friday’s Ferry (a few steps from this marker); River Inn, c. 1740s (a few steps from this marker); Old Congaree River Bridges (within shouting distance of this marker); Milestones (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Congaree River Bridges (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1896 Power Plant (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Gervais Street Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Columbia.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
“City of Columbia” Anchor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
2. “City of Columbia” Anchor Marker
Marker in West Columbia image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
3. Marker in West Columbia
“City of Columbia” Anchor image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 9, 2013
4. “City of Columbia” Anchor
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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