Conway in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Benjamin Grier Collins
(reverse, faces street) Collins Memorial Park, 1930. This park was given by the children and grandchildren of Benjamin Grier Collins to the town of Conway for the recreational use of the people of this community.
Location. 33° 51′ N, 79° 3.383′ W. Marker is in Conway, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is on Main Street (Business U.S. 701) near 16th Avenue / Collins Park Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Conway SC 29526, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured Conway High School (approx. half a mile away); First Methodist Church (approx. one mile away); The Wade Hampton Oak (approx. one mile away); The Historic Brick for this Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Kingston Church (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Conway.
Also see . . .
1. B. G. Collins, Unique Career. 1929 obituary by H. H. Woodward in the Horry Herald. Includes a biography of Benjamin Collins. (Submitted on February 6, 2007.)
2. Photo of Benjamin G. Collins. (Submitted on February 6, 2007.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 6, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,370 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 6, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.