Old Bank Building

Old Bank Building (HMIAJ)

Location: Charleston, SC 29401 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 46.602', W 79° 55.77'

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Construction having begun in 1797, this building was occupied by the Bank of South Carolina on December 10, 1798, making it one of the oldest bank buildings in the U.S. It served as a bank until 1835. The Charleston Library Society used it 1835-1916. It was owned and occupied for the next fifty years by the Charleston Chamber of Commerce. In 1967 it reverted to its first use and became a bank again.
Marker Number10-4
Year Placed1967
Placed ByCitizens and Southern National Bank of South Carolina
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 6:27pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 600255 N 3627039
Decimal Degrees32.77670000, -79.92950000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.602', W 79° 55.77'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 36.12" N, 79° 55' 46.20" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 54 Broad St, Charleston SC 29401, US
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