Carlisle Military School

Carlisle Military School (HMHJP)

Location: Bamberg, SC 29003 Bamberg County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 17.687', W 81° 1.928'

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SC Methodists began an institution on this site in 1892 naming it Carlisle Fitting School, for James H. Carlisle, president of Wofford College 1875-1902. It served as a coeducational preparatory institutionfor Wofford. Col. James F. Risher (1889-1973) leased Carlisle in 1932 and purchased it 1938, renaming it Carlisle Military School by 1943. It educated young men from the US and many countries until closing in 1977.
Marker Number5-4
Year Placed1994
Placed ByCity of Bamberg Board of Public Works
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:33pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 497008 N 3683967
Decimal Degrees33.29478333, -81.03213333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 17.687', W 81° 1.928'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 17' 41.22" N, 81° 1' 55.68" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-234 S Carlisle St, Bamberg SC 29003, US
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