St. George Public High School/St. George Graded School

St. George Public High School/St. George Graded School (HM1YAJ)

Location: Saint George, SC 29477 Dorchester County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 11.303', W 80° 34.497'

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St. George Public High School
St. George High School was built in 1927 on the corner of Raysor and Ridge Sts. In 1936 the school district received a W.P.A. grant to build a new gymnasium. The building continued as a high school until 1956, when a new school was built nearby. It remained in use as an elementary school until 1972. In 2000 the building was renovated by Dorchester County and became a county service building.

St. George Graded School
The first free school in St. George was located at the corner of Whitridge and George Its. In 1884 it was moved to a two-story building near this site. In 1907 a new building replaced the first schoolhouse. It housed grades 1-10. In 1927 St. George High School was built adjacent to the 1907 building, which became St. George Elementary. The 1907 school was closed in 1961 and razed in 1962.
Year Placed2017
Placed ByThe Dorchester County Historical Society and the Class of 1954
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Date Added Monday, May 15th, 2017 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 539621 N 3672251
Decimal Degrees33.18838333, -80.57495000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 11.303', W 80° 34.497'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 11' 18.18" N, 80° 34' 29.82" W
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Area Code(s)843
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 324-402 County Rd S-18-61, Saint George SC 29477, US
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