Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Dr. Henry Woodward
Ca. 1646 - 1687
Without Dr. Woodward’s language and diplomatic skills, the fledgling colony of Carolina might not have survived.
“That no body can be so helpful to our settlement in that part as you, and our planters till they have learnt the Natives language and get into a better knowledge of them cannot I fear well spare you . . .” Lord Ashley to Henry Woodward
in Carolina, 10 April 1671
Location. 32° 48.526′ N, 79° 59.153′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Old Town Plantation Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at Charles Towne Landing, near Founder’s Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 Old Towne Road, Charleston SC 29407, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Brave & Happy Settlements” (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Unique Find Brings Unanswered Questions (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Need of an Ally Site of Old Charles Town (approx. ¼ mile away); Cassique of the Kiawah (approx. ¼ mile away); Foundations of the Southern Plantation (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tales of the Tub (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Foundations of the Southern Plantation (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
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