Edgar Wells House

Edgar Wells House (HMWBF)

Location: Charleston, SC 29401 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 46.416', W 79° 55.94'

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circa 1730

In the 1780s, it was owned
and occupied by
Dr. George Hahnbaum,
physician to the German
fusiliers and later a
founder of the Medical
Society of South Carolina.
The trajectory of a cannon
ball can be traced through the
timbers of the house.
Year Placed1998
Placed ByThe Preservation Society of Charleston
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 11:19am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 599993 N 3626693
Decimal Degrees32.77360000, -79.93233333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.416', W 79° 55.94'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 24.96" N, 79° 55' 56.40" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-99 Prices Alley, Charleston SC 29401, US
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