Hickory Grove Schools

Hickory Grove Schools (HMZ65)

Location: Hickory Grove, SC 29717 York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 58.697', W 81° 24.883'

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Hickory Grove School, a two ~ story brick building constructed in 1916 on Peachtree St., was built for grades 1 ~ 11. In 1928 Hickory Grove High School, a one ~ story brick building, was constructed at the corner of Wylie Ave. and Wilkerson St. as a separate high school. The Works Progress Administration built a teacherage, bus shed, vocational building, and lunchroom in 1939.

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The high school and elementary school closed in 1975 and 1998, respectively. The 1916 elementary school was demolished in 1998; the 1928 high school was demolished in 1990. The 1939 vocational building, lunchroom, and bus shed are still standing. In 2010 the vocational building houses a magistrate's office, and the lunchroom houses a senior citizens'/community center.
Details
HM NumberHMZ65
Series This marker is part of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series
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Marker Number46-44
Year Placed2010
Placed ByComporium and the Culture & Heritage Museums of York County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:20am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 462146 N 3870713
Decimal Degrees34.97828333, -81.41471667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 58.697', W 81° 24.883'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 58' 41.82" N, 81° 24' 52.98" W
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Area Code(s)803, 864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5775 Wylie Ave, Hickory Grove SC 29717, US
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