Beech Island Agricultural Club
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 33° 25.468 W 081° 51.954
17S E 419499 N 3698680
Quick Description: A club that still meets, according to the marker.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 2/28/2006 5:36:01 PM
Waymark Code: WM85V
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 48

Long Description:
On January 5, 1856, Governor James H. Hammond and eleven other farmers of this area organized the Beech Island Agricultural Club for the diffusion of agricultural knowledge and the regulation of illegal slave traffic. Monthly meetings and barbecues have been held almost without interruption since the club's founding.
Marker Name: Beech Island Agricultural Club

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Other

County: Aiken

Marker number: Not listed

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