St. David's Academy

St. David's Academy (HMPJ3)

Location: Society Hill, SC 29593 Darlington County
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N 34° 30.36', W 79° 51.47'

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The St. David's Society, organized in 1777 and chartered in 1778, built the first public academy in St. David's Parish ? mile northeast in 1786. Alexander McIntosh, George Hicks, Abel Kolb, William Pegues, and Thomas Evans were early officers. The academy was removed to this site about 1840 and the present building was erected in 1957.
HM NumberHMPJ3
Marker Number16-9
Year Placed1970
Placed ByDarlington County Historical Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 1:09am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 604849 N 3818854
Decimal Degrees34.50600000, -79.85783333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 30.36', W 79° 51.47'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 30' 21.60" N, 79° 51' 28.20" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 500 S Main St, Society Hill SC 29593, US
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