Gaffney (HM4FV)

Location: Gaffney, SC 29340 Cherokee County
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N 35° 4.412', W 81° 39.026'

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The Grindal Shoals and Cherokee Ford roads crossed here when this land was orininally granted to JohnSarratt in 1799 by the State of South Carolina. Michael Gaffney purchased the land in 1804 and by1820 Gaffney's Tavern was located at the crossroads. In 1873 John R. Logan laid out the present streetplan, and Gaffney was incorporated as a town in 1875.
HM NumberHM4FV
Marker Number11-2
Year Placed1977
Placed ByCherokee Historical and Preservation Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 10:52am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 440699 N 3881391
Decimal Degrees35.07353333, -81.65043333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 4.412', W 81° 39.026'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 4' 24.72" N, 81° 39' 1.56" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 144-198 US-29, Gaffney SC 29340, US
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