Horry County (26)

Historic Markers Across South Carolina

 

Horry County was created on 1801.

The county seat is in Conway, SC.,
and the county is 1,255 Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Horry county home page.

  FIPS Code: 12051

  Information about Horry County, South Carolina, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Horry County.

 

There are 152 Historic Markers in Horry County.

1943   -    
  at the intersection of Pampas Dr and Mallard Lake Dr., Myrtle Beach, SC        

1948 Myrtle Beach Airport   -    
  ntersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

352nd Tactical Fighter Squadron   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC        

353rd Tactical Fighter Squadron   -    
  intersection of Mustang Street and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

354th Fighter Group History (1956)   -    
  Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

354th Fighter Group History (1990)   -    
  Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

354th Fighter Group World War II History   -    
  Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

354th Fighter Group World War II History   -    
  Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

354th Tactical Fighter Wing A-7D   -    
  Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

354th Wing Inactivation   -    
  Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

355th Tactical Fighter Squadron   -    
  intersection of Thunderbolt St and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

355th Tactical Fighter Squadron Operations   -    
  intersection of Thunderbolt St and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

356th Tactical Fighter Squadron   -    
  at the intersection of Corsair Ave and Airdrome Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

356th Tactical Fighter Squadron Operations   -    
  at the intersection of Mustang Street and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Activation of the 354th Fighter Day Wing   -    
  Warbird Park next to Myrtle Beach International Airport, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Airman Dining Hall   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Nevers St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Archaeological and Historical Data   -    
  Warbird Park next to Myrtle Beach International Airport, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Atlantic Beach   -   SCHM 26-16
  Atlantic Beach Town Hall, 30th Ave. & Atlantic Ave., Atlantic Beach, SC        

Audio Visual Facility   -    
  at the intersection of Johnson Ave and Phillis Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Auto Craft Center   -    
  at the intersection of Johnson Ave and Phillis Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Avionics Maintenance   -    
  at the intersection of Mustang St and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Base Civil Engineering Complex   -    
  at the intersection of Blizzard St and DeVille St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Base Operations   -    
  1250 Airdrome Ave #362, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Base Supply   -    
  at the intersection of Phyllis Blvd and Johnson Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Boundary House   -   SCHM 26-3
  US 17 near NC-SC state line        

Bowling Center   -    
  on Howard Ave north of Pampas Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Brigadier General James Howell Howard   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Brigadier General James Howell Howard   -    
  at the intersection of Howard Ave and Reed St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Brigadier General Joel T. Hall   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Hendrick Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Brigadier General Robert G. Jenkins   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Hendrick Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Brigadier General Thomas Merrit Knoles III   -    
  at the intersection of Johnson Ave and Knoles St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Brigadier General William Donald Curry Jr.   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Captain Stephen Richard Phillis   -    
  at the intersection of Phillis Blvd and DeVille St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Chapel   -    
  at the intersection of Howard Ave and Pampas Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Chestnut Consolidated High School   -   SCHM 26-27
  At N. Myrtle Beach Middle School on SC 90, Little River, SC        

Chief Master Sergeant Gary J. Moser   -    
  intersection of Moser Dr and Reed St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Gerald R. Murray   -    
  intersection of Pampas Dr and Murray Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Coastal Carolina University   -    26-23
  At Coastal Carolina University on Collage Blvd at University Dr, Conway, SC.        

Colonel Albert R. Neville   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Curtis L. Brown   -    
  at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Donald Wesley Forney   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Edwin A. Schneider   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Francis S. Gabreski   -    
  800 Gabreski Ln, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Francis S. Gabreski   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Franklin Harold Scott   -    
  intersection of Harrelson Blvd and Jetport Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Henry L. Warren   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Herbert E. Ross   -    
  on the Whispering Pines Golf Course. 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Joseph S. Barton   -    
  on Farrow Pkwy near South Kings Highway (Business U.S. 17),        

Colonel Michael G. Filliman   -    
  on the Whispering Pines Golf Course. Deck behind Pro Shop / Pub., Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Richard (Rick) H. McDow   -    
  on the Whispering Pines Golf Course. 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Robert G. Emmens   -    
  Gabreski Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Robert Lindsay Petit   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Thomas C. “Buddy” Styers   -    
  at the intersection of Styers Way and Reed St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Wallace C. Bosworth Jr.   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel Warren R. Lewis   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Colonel William Isaiah Williams   -    
  900 Harrelson Blvd, Hole #6, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Command Chief Master Sergeant William D. Forbus   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Forbus Court, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Conway High School   -   SCHM 26-24
  on Laurel, south of 11th Ave, Conway, SC        

Crabtree Gymnasium   -    
  1004 Crabtree Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Dental Clinic   -    
  on Thunderbolt St near Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Dormitory Complex   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Hackler St on Farrow Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

First Methodist Church   -   SCHM 26-6
  Corner of Main Street & Fifth Avenue, Conway, SC        

Fort Randall   -   SCHM 26-4
  US 17, W of Cherry Grove exit        

Galivants Ferry   -   SCHM 26-11
  ntersection of Highway 501 (U.S. 501) and South Carolina Route 21, Galivants Ferry, SC        

Galivants Ferry Stump Meeting   -   SCHM 26-12
  on Hwy. 501, Galivants Ferry        

General Michael P.C. Carns   -    
  at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and Shine Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

General Michael P.C. Carns   -    
  900 Harrelson Blvd, 14th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

General Robert H. Reed   -    
  800 Gabreski Ln, Myrtle Beach, SC        

General Robert H. Reed   -    
  on the Whispering Pines Golf Course. Deck behind Pro Shop / Pub., Myrtle Beach, SC        

George Whitefield   -   SCHM 26-2
  US 17, 700 feet North of Cedar Creek Cemetery        

Grand Strand   -    
  918 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC        

Grand Strand Chapter and Unit 354   -    
  Warbird Park next to Myrtle Beach International Airport, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Green Sea Baptist Church   -   SCHM 26-10
  1241 Green Sea Rd., Green Sea, SC        

Horry County   -   SCHM 26-8
  on Horry County Court House grounds, Conway, SC        

Hoyt L. Hendrick   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Hendrick Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Hurricane Hazel   -    
  100 9th Ave N., Myrtle Beach, SC        

Hurricane Hazel   -    
  960 Ocean Front Broadwalk, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Hurricane Hugo   -    
  918 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC        

Intra-Coastal Waterway Little River to Winyah Bay, S.C.   -   US Corps of Engineers 
  on Dick Pond Road (former Highway 544) west of Socastee Boulevard (SC 707), Myrtle Beach SC 29575        

Intra-Coastal Waterway   -    
  on Dick Pond Rd near State Road S-26-6, Socastee, SC        

Jack Walker   -    
  intersection of Howard Ave and Nevers St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Joe W. Blizzard   -    
  intersection of DeVille St and Blizzard St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Justin W. Plyler Boardwalk Park   -    
  Plyler Park, intersection of North Ocean Boulevard and 10th Ave. N, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Kindergarten and Child Development Center   -    
  at the intersection of Meyers Avenue and Pampas Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Kingston Church   -   SCHM 26-7
  At Kingston Street and Third Avenue, Conway, SC        

Kingston-Conway   -   SCHM 26-5
  Conway City Hall, 1001 Third Ave., Conway, SC        

Law Center   -    
  at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and Nevers St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Levister Elementary School   -   SCHM 26-25
  100 11th Ave., Aynor, SC        

Lieutenant General Evan W. Rosencrans   -    
  900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Lieutenant General Joseph J. Redden   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Loris Training School   -   SCHM 26-20
  3416 Cedar St., Loris, SC        

Lt William J Hook   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Major General Ervin C. Sharpe, Jr.   -    
  on the Whispering Pines Golf Course. 900 Harrelson Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Major General Gilbert L. Meyers   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Major General Gilbert L. Meyers   -    
  at the intersection of Meyers Avenue and Pampas Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Major General Harold L. Price   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 10th hole, 900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Major General Joseph J. Kruzel   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 4th hole, 900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Marine Amphibious Assault   -    
  904 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC        

Mayors of Myrtle Beach   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Mayors of Surfside Beach   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Movie Theater   -    
  on Howard Ave north of Pampas Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Mr. Fred Nash   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Mrs. Wilma Hucks Tirrell   -    
  at the intersection of Howard Ave and Peterson Str, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Murrells Inlet Boat Captains   -    
  4123-B HWY 17 BUS, Murrells Inlet, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base 1980 - 1990   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Historical Origin   -    
  Warbird Park next to Myrtle Beach International Airport, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Redevelopment   -    
  at the intersection of Howard Ave and Nevers St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Redevelopment   -    
  at the intersection of Howard Ave and Nevers St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Redevelopment   -    
  at the intersection of Howard Ave and Nevers St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Army Air Field / Myrtle Beach Air Force Base   -   SCHM 26-19
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and Crow Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Colored School   -   SCHM 26-17
  on Mr. Joe White Ave at Carver St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Myrtle Beach Pavilions   -   SCHM 26-22
  on Mr. Joe White Ave at Carver St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Nance Plaza   -    
  In a small park on Main Street (US 301) at 9th Ave (US 17) Myrtle Beach, SC.        

NCO Open Mess   -    
  at the intersection of Myers Ave and Emmens Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Nuclear and Atomic Veterans   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Ocean Drive Pavilion   -   SCHM 26-18
  at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and Main Street, North Myrtle Beach SC        

Officers Open Mess   -    
  at the intersection of Myers Ave and Emmens Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Peter Horry   -   SCHM 26-8
  on Horry County Court House grounds, Conway, SC        

Prisoners of War and Missing in Action   -    
  at the intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Reactivation of 354th Fighter Day Wing   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Recreation Center/Service Club/Library   -    
  800 Gabreski Ln, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Replacement Training Unit (RTU) 1968-1969   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Robert Conway   -   SCHM 26-5
  Conway City Hall, 1001 Third Ave., Conway, SC        

Roberts Pavilion   -   SCHM 26-18
  at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and Main Street, North Myrtle Beach SC        

Salt Works   -    
  904 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC        

Site Of The Seaside Hotel   -    
  Plyler Park, intersection of North Ocean Boulevard and 10th Ave. N, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Socastee   -   SCHM 26-13
  on Dicks Pond Rd at Peachtree Rd, Socastee, South Carolina        

Socastee Methodist Church   -   SCHM 26-14
  on Dicks Pond Rd at Baggott Ln, Socastee, South Carolina        

Sonny's Pavilion   -   SCHM 26-21
  N. Ocean Blvd. & Sea Mountain Hwy., Cherry Grove, North Myrtle Beach, SC        

Splinter City   -    
  intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

St. James Rosenwald School   -   SCHM 26-15
  S.C. Hwy. 707, Burgess community        

The Berlin Crisis 1961   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

The Cold War Era 1956 - 1958   -    
  at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and Hackler St, Myrtle Beach, SC        

The Cuban Missile Crisis   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

The Freedom Tree   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

The Holocaust   -    
  1004 Crabtree Ln, Myrtle Beach, SC        

The King’s Highway   -    
  100 9th Ave N., Myrtle Beach, SC        

The Sarvis House   -    
  intersection of Dick Pond Rd and Peachtree Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC        

The Wade Hampton Oak   -    
  ntersection of Main Street (U.S. Business 701) and 5th Avenue,        

True Vine Missionary Baptist Church   -   SCHM 26-9
  SC Route 90 west of Conway Bypass (SCa Route 22), Conway SC        

Valor in Combat   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Vietnam   -    
  intersection of Hackler St and Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Visiting Officer’s Quarters (Billeting)   -    
  at the intersection of Myers Ave and Emmens Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Washington's Southern Tour   -   SCHM 26-1
  Kings Rd. (S.C. Sec. Rd. 26-559), Myrtle Beach, SC        

Whispering Pines Golf Course   -    
  Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Blvd, 16th hole, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Whittemore School / Whittemore High School   -   SCHM 26-26
  Brown St, Conway, SC        

William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777   -    
  at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard (South Carolina Route 73), Myrtle Beach, SC        

Woodland Park Base Housing   -    
  at the intersection of Pampas Dr and Mallard Lake Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC        

Woodland Park School   -    
  at the intersection of Meyers Avenue and Pampas Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC        

World War II Missions Performed at Myrtle Beach Army Air Field   -    
  at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC        

 

M  - The marker is missing.
R  - The marker has been removed.