“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Hampton, South Carolina

Clickable Map of Hampton County, South Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Hampton County, SC (25) Allendale County, SC (16) Bamberg County, SC (38) Beaufort County, SC (150) Colleton County, SC (48) Jasper County, SC (38) Effingham County, GA (30) Screven County, GA (28)  HamptonCounty(25) Hampton County (25)  AllendaleCounty(16) Allendale County (16)  BambergCounty(38) Bamberg County (38)  BeaufortCounty(150) Beaufort County (150)  ColletonCounty(48) Colleton County (48)  JasperCounty(38) Jasper County (38)  EffinghamCountyGeorgia(30) Effingham County (30)  ScrevenCounty(28) Screven County (28)
Hampton is the county seat for Hampton County
Hampton is in Hampton County
      Hampton County (25)  
      Allendale County (16)  
      Bamberg County (38)  
      Beaufort County (150)  
      Colleton County (48)  
      Jasper County (38)  
      Effingham County, Georgia (30)  
      Screven County, Georgia (28)  
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1 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — All Wars Memorial
( North Face) The Official Roster of South Carolina Soldiers, Sailors and Marines from Hampton County who died defending our country World War I 1917-1918Bennett, Eugene • Bowers, Charles E. • Buckner, Ben N. • . . . Map (db m19814) WM
2 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-16 — American Legion Hut
(Front text) This 1933 cypress-log hut is the headquarters of American Legion Post #108. Legionnaires and other local citizens cut cypress trees for it, designed it, and built it, with funding from the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, a . . . Map (db m39392) HM
3 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-15 — Bank of Hampton
(Front text) The Bank of Hampton, built in 1892, was the first bank organized in Hampton and an important part of the rapid growth and development of the county seat from the 1890s to the mid-1920s. It was designed by Vincent Joseph . . . Map (db m35693) HM
4 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — Hampton Colored School
The National Register Of Historical Places South Carolina Department of Archives and History Hampton Colored SchoolMap (db m11542) HM
5 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-6 — Hampton Colored School
Constructed for black students,this elementary school was built shortly after Hampton County School District purchased the land in the late 1920s. Two of the school's alumni of the 1930's and 1940s, brothers James F. and Julius C. Fields . . . Map (db m19649) HM
6 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-1 — Hampton County
Established February 18, 1878, once a part of Beaufort District. It was named in honor of Wade Hampton. Lieutenant General C.S.A., Governor of South Carolina, 1876-79. United States Senator, 1879-91. Cornerstone of courthouse laid by Gen. . . . Map (db m6536) HM
7 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-12 — James Washington Moore House
(Front text) This house, built between 1878 and 1885, was the home of James Washington Moore (1837-1912), lawyer, Confederate officer, state legislator, and militia officer. Moore, a native of Gillisonville, was educated at the University of . . . Map (db m26653) HM
8 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-3 — Miles McSweeney Home Site
On this site stood the home of Miles Benjamin McSweeney ( 1854 ~ 1909 ), first Governor of South Carolina from Hampton County. He was the founder of the Hampton County Guardian, S.C. representative 1894 - 96, Lieutentant Governor 1897 ~ 99, . . . Map (db m9777) HM
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9 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-8 — Old Pocotaligo Road, March From The Sea
(front): This was a major road in the northern part of old Beaufort District for many years, appearing in Mill's Atlas of 1825. Gen. Wm. T. Sherman used this route from Savannah, Georgia, to North Carolina in February of 1865 with much of his . . . Map (db m4803) HM
10 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-18 — Plywoods - Plastics Corporation / Westinghouse Micarta Division
Plywoods - Plastics Corporation.   This complex, opened in 1942 as Plywoods - Plastics Corporation, has been significant in the industry and economy of Hampton and the lowcountry ever since.   In 1941 Plywood Products Corporation . . . Map (db m65197) HM
11 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — Site of Hampton High School1911       1954
Built 1911, by Town of Hampton. Given to Hampton County 1925, to become part of the county's first public school system. Closed 1954, upon consolidation of district schools. Building razed 1957. This marker dedicated to our school days, our . . . Map (db m7149) HM
12 South Carolina, Hampton County, Hampton — 25-14 — World War II POW Camp
(Front text) German prisoners of war were held in a camp on this site from September 1943 to the spring of 1946. This camp, one of 21 in S.C., was a sub-camp of Fort Jackson, in Columbia. 250 prisoners captured in North Africa were the first . . . Map (db m36557) HM
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Jul. 21, 2024