Fisher's Mill on Gill Creek (SL-2)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 34° 01.116 W 080° 57.833
17S E 503334 N 3764218
One of the earliest mills in the area was along this creek.
Waymark Code: WM9695
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 07/05/2010
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member Mvillian
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About 1800, Col. Thomas Taylor erected the small building, 1/4 mile upstream, where cotton goods were woven for his plantation needs. Here John and Edward Fisher later established one of the earliest spinning mills in Richland County, using slave labor and manufacturing cotton yarn.

1938 by The Columbia Sesquicentennial Commission of 1936. (Marker Number 40-40.)
Marker Name: Fisher's Mill on Gill Creek

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Historic Site

Marker number: 40-40

County: Richland

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