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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Newberry, South Carolina

 
Clickable Map of Newberry County, South Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Newberry County, SC (39) Fairfield County, SC (34) Greenwood County, SC (99) Laurens County, SC (53) Lexington County, SC (60) Richland County, SC (318) Saluda County, SC (32) Union County, SC (38)  NewberryCounty(39) Newberry County (39)  FairfieldCounty(34) Fairfield County (34)  GreenwoodCounty(99) Greenwood County (99)  LaurensCounty(53) Laurens County (53)  LexingtonCounty(60) Lexington County (60)  RichlandCounty(318) Richland County (318)  SaludaCounty(32) Saluda County (32)  UnionCounty(38) Union County (38)
Newberry is in Newberry County
    Newberry County (39)
    Fairfield County (34)
    Greenwood County (99)
    Laurens County (53)
    Lexington County (60)
    Richland County (318)
    Saluda County (32)
    Union County (38)
 
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1South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-6 — Bush River Church
Constituted by Daniel Marshall and Philip Mulkey in June, 1771, Bush River Church is one of the oldest Baptist churches in the upcountry. The original meeting house stood in the old graveyard, on a tract of two acres willed to the congregation by . . . Map (db m13298) HM
2South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-2 — Bush River Quaker Meeting
This old cemetery marks the site of the Bush River Meeting House. Settled by Quakers in the 1760s, it was a monthly meeting (1770-1822) and a quarterly meeting with jurisdiction over all meetings in South Carolina and Georgia from 1791 to 1808. . . . Map (db m13288) HM
3South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Calvin Crozier
Was murdered near by the 33d, U.S. Regt of Negro Federal Soldiers Sept. 8, 1865Map (db m44978) HM
4South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-13 — Calvin Crozier Murder Site
Front Colonel Charles Trowbridge of the 33rd U.S. Colored Troops ordered the execution of Calvin Crozier, former private 3rd Kentucky Cavalry, on Sept. 8, 1865. Crozier, while en route to his Texas home, cut a troop member on the back of . . . Map (db m13305) HM
5South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Clayton Memorial Universalist Unitarian
Organized Aug. 20, 1905 as a Universalist churchMap (db m167613) HM
6South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Henry McNeal Turner
Historical Bicentennial Marker In Memory Of Henry McNeal Turner 1834 - 1915 Birthplace: Newberry, South Carolina - Boyhood Home: Abbeville, South Carolina Missionary Pioneer to South Africa, Liberation Theologian Social and . . . Map (db m42143) HM
7South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Korean War
In honor of those who served and dedicated to those who died on the field of battle Korea 1950-1955Map (db m13329) WM
8South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-16 — Mollohon Mill and Village
This mill was built and operated by the Mollohon Manufacturing Co. from 1901 to 1926, when it was sold to the Kendall CO.; the mill closed in 1976 and was razed in 1980. Original mill village housing was built 1901-02; new mill village was built . . . Map (db m13304) HM
9South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — National WWII MemorialCelebration of Freedom
. . . Map (db m44975) HM
10South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 30-24 — Newberry
Front Newberry County was one of six counties created from Ninety Six District in 1785. In 1789 John Coate donated two acres here for a courthouse and public square. When additional land was surveyed the town was laid out in 25 one-acre . . . Map (db m83898) HM
11South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-3 — Newberry College
This fully-accredited Lutheran-controlled college was chartered by the General Assembly of South Carolina on December 20, 1856. Dr. John Bachman, noted divine and naturalist, was the first president of the board of trustees. The college was used as . . . Map (db m13293) HM
12South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-9 — Newberry College Historic District
Listed in the National Register of Historic Places are Smeltzer Hall (1877-78), dormitory for women and campus reception area, renovated and re-dedicated in 1978; Keller Hall (1894), used as chapel, museum, library, laboratory, and now for student . . . Map (db m13292) HM
13South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-14 — Newberry Cotton Mills
Newberry Cotton Mills, incorporated in 1882, began operation in 1885. The mill was designed by prominent textile mill architects Lockwood, Greene, & Co. and was one of the first cotton mills in the United States operated by steam power. Z.F. . . . Map (db m19652) HM
14South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Newberry County Confederate Monument
This is a record of sacred dead. They were the soldiers of the Southern Confederact, from Newberry District, South Carolina, who battled for right and perished. Thus their living comrades and they who loved them memorize their lives.Map (db m13397) HM
15South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Newberry County World War I Monument
West Side Erected in grateful recognition of the service of the sons of Newberry County who at the call of their country enlisted in the World War, and to the memory of those who sealed with their lives their devotion to the cause of . . . Map (db m13327) WM
16South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Newberry County World War II Monument
In honor of all who served our country and dedicated to the memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice in World War II. 1941 - 1945Map (db m13396) WM
17South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-22 — Newberry Village Cemetery
This cemetery dates from 1809, 23 years before Newberry’s incorporation in 1832. George McCreless donated an acre here for a village cemetery, and his brother Lewis was the first person buried in it. The Town Council bought another acre from John . . . Map (db m55108) HM
18South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-4 — Old Court House
Designed by Jacob Graves and built by John Damron, Newberry County's fourth court house was erected in 1852. It replaced an earlier building on this site which was probably designed by Robert Mills. The Old Court House is now used as a . . . Map (db m19660) HM
19South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — 36-5 — The Opera House
This building was erected by the Town of Newberry, and dedicated in February of 1882. An outstanding example of Victorian civic architecture of eclectic design, it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1969. Now housing . . . Map (db m19654) HM
20South Carolina (Newberry County), Newberry — Vietnam War
Dedicated to those who died, honor and eternal rest, those still in bondage, remembrance and hope, those who returned, gratitude and peace.Map (db m13330) WM
 
Sep. 21, 2021