22-2 Georgetown
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member mikemtn
N 33° 22.099 W 079° 16.834
17S E 659961 N 3693440
Quick Description: Locted in the 700 block of Highmarket Street downtown Georgetown, South Carolina. Erected by City of Georgetown-1940.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 10/13/2006 2:12:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMV3F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 23

Long Description:

Georgetown, the third oldest town in the state, was laid out in 1729 by Elisha Screven on land granted to John and Edward Perrie, Sept. 15, 1705, and deeded by him, Jan. 16, 1734, to George Pawley, William Swinton, and Daniel LaRoche, trustees. It was made a port of entry in 1732.

Marker Name: Georgetown

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Historic Site

Marker number: 22-2

County: Georgetown

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