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Healing Springs in Barnwell County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Godís Acre Healing Springs

 
 
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By Mike Stroud, June 2008
1. Godís Acre Healing Springs Marker
Inscription.
According to tradition the Indians reverenced the water for its healing properties as a gift from the great spirit.

They led the British wounded to their secret waters during the American Revolution and the wounded were healed.

This historical property has been deeded to God for public use. Please revere God by keeping it clean.
 
Location. 33° 23.527′ N, 81° 16.399′ W. Marker is in Healing Springs, South Carolina, in Barnwell County. Marker is on Springs Court (State Highway S-6-358), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blackville SC 29817, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Healing Springs ( a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Godís Acre Healing Springs ( within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Godís Acre Healing Springs ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Barnwell County Courthouse ( approx. 2.4 miles away); Blackville : Town Of The Phoenix / Battle of Blackville, 1865 ( approx. 2.6 miles away); Blackville ( approx. 2.6 miles
Godís Acre Healing Springs image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 4, 2008
2. Godís Acre Healing Springs
away); Solomon Blatt, Sr. ( approx. 2.6 miles away); Macedonia Baptist Church ( approx. 2.7 miles away); Solomon Blatt Highway ( approx. 4.6 miles away); Rocky Swamp Rosenwald School ( approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Healing Springs.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
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By Mike Stroud, June 4, 2008
3. Godís Acre Healing Springs today
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By Brian Scott, March 22, 2016
4. Godís Acre Healing Springs Marker
Godís Acre Healing Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, March 22, 2016
5. Godís Acre Healing Springs Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,320 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 4, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4, 5. submitted on June 12, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.
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