Johnson's Row

Johnson's Row (HMIB9)

Location: Charleston, SC 29401 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 46.704', W 79° 55.734'

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22-28 Queen Street

— circa 1803 —

These notable stuccoed brick tenements were constructed as rental property in 1803 by the William Johnson family.
William Johnson, Sr., originally from New York, was a blacksmith and planter revered at his death as a patriot having served in the Continental Congress. His son, Johnson, Jr., born in Charleston and educated at Princeton, was, at his death, an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Johnson's Row, as originally constructed, had a door and two windows at ground level. Queen Street, formerly named Dock Street, was a slum before rehabilitation in the 1940s.
HM NumberHMIB9
Year Placed1997
Placed ByPreservation Society of Charleston
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 10:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 600309 N 3627228
Decimal Degrees32.77840000, -79.92890000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.704', W 79° 55.734'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 42.24" N, 79° 55' 44.04" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 28 Queen St, Charleston SC 29401, US
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