Reidville Male Academy

Reidville Male Academy (HM6GL)

Location: Wellford, SC 29385 Spartanburg County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 51.619', W 82° 6.458'

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Original Cornerstone

On this site stood the Reidville Male Academy, established in 1857 to provide for the education of young men. The school was established by the Rev Robert H. Reid and continue to operate until 1905 when it was integrated into the public school system. The academic excellence of this institution had national renown and attracted students from afar. From this institution graduated students who went on to become leaders in commerce, religion, and education. Listed below are the names of the trustees of Reidville Private Schools, whose support made it possible to establish and maintain this institution.

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HM NumberHM6GL
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 12:52pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 398752 N 3858112
Decimal Degrees34.86031667, -82.10763333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 51.619', W 82° 6.458'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 51' 37.14" N, 82° 6' 27.48" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 521 Main St, Wellford SC 29385, US
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