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Walterboro in Colleton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Walterborough Library Society

Est. 1820 - Inc. 1821

 
 
Walterborough Library Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 2008
1. Walterborough Library Society Marker
Inscription.
Marked geographic center of town
First location on present site of
St. Jude's Episcopal Church
Moved in 1845 to land given by
Richard B. Bedon
Now used by the
Colleton County Historical Society

 
Erected by Colleton County Historical Society.
 
Location. 32° 54.259′ N, 80° 39.562′ W. Marker is in Walterboro, South Carolina, in Colleton County. Marker is on Wichman Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Walterboro SC 29488, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hickory Valley (a few steps from this marker); Bethel Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Walterborough Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colleton County Veterans War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Colleton County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Walterboro (approx. half a mile away); Walterboro Jail (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walterboro.
 
Also see . . .  Walterborough Library Society. (Submitted on April 15, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USNotable Buildings
 
Walterborough Library Society Marker on left image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
2. Walterborough Library Society Marker on left
National Register of Historic Places on left side of door image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
3. National Register of Historic Places on left side of door
Walterborough Library Society Marker, with Hickory Valley Marker in foreground image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 6, 2008
4. Walterborough Library Society Marker, with Hickory Valley Marker in foreground
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 995 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 14, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.
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