Benjamin Ryan Tillman

Benjamin Ryan Tillman (HM8CB)

Location: Edgefield, SC 29824 Edgefield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 46.783', W 81° 55.217'

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August 11, 1847 - July 3, 1918

— Governor 1890-1894 —

Known as "Pitchfork Ben,"
he led the South Carolina
farmer's movement. He
helped found Clemson and
Winthrop Colleges and was
arguably the most powerful
figure in S.C. political
history. He is buried in
Ebenezer Cemetery in Trenton.
HM NumberHM8CB
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 1:48am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 414793 N 3738112
Decimal Degrees33.77971667, -81.92028333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 46.783', W 81° 55.217'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 46' 46.98" N, 81° 55' 13.02" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1246 Ten Governors Rail Trail, Edgefield SC 29824, US
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