Near North Myrtle Beach in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1976 by the Horry County Historic Preservation Commission. (Marker Number 26-4.)
Location. 33° 50.7′ N, 78° 39.283′ W. Marker is near North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 17 and Sea Mountain Highway (South Carolina Highway 9), on the right when traveling north on U.S. 17. Touch for map. It is in the median formed by the Cherry Grove Beach off-ramp from northbound U.S. 17 to southbound Sea Mountain Highway. Marker is in this post office area: North Myrtle Beach SC 29582, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Whitefield (was approx. 1.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Sonny’s Pavilion (approx. 1.4 miles away); Chestnut Consolidated School Roberts Pavilion / Ocean Drive Pavilion (approx. 2.1 miles away); Rebecca Randall Bryan (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Fort Randal, Little River Neck, Horry County, South Carolina. 2005 monograph by Ben Burroughs, Research Specialist at the Burroughs & Chapin Center for Marine and Wetland Studies, Coastal Carolina University. (Submitted on February 7, 2007.)
Additional keywords. Lieutenant William B. Cushing
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 3,021 times since then and 148 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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