Richland County (40)

Historic Markers Across South Carolina

 

Richland County was created on 1799.

The county seat is in Columbia, SC.,
and the county is 772 Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Richland county home page.

  FIPS Code: 12079

  Information about Richland County, South Carolina, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Richland County.

 

There are 199 Historic Markers in Richland County.

100th Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-54
  Between Jackson Boulevard and Magnolia Avenue, Ft. Jackson, Columbia, SC        

102nd Cavalry   -   SCHM 
  Jackson Blvd., Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC        

106th Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-57
  Jackson Boulevard near entrance to Ft. Jackson, Columbia, SC        

108th Division   -   SCHM 
  Jackson Blvd., Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC        

1700s State House   -    
  On Gravais St at Assembly St, Columbia, SC        

1896 Power Plant   -    
  At River's edge opposite Gist St. Marker, Columbia, SC        

26th Inf Division Jackson   -   SCHM 40-117
  Boulevard, Fort Jackson        

30th Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-55
  Jackson Boulevard, Ft. Jackson, Columbia, SC        

31st Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-119
  Jackson Boulevard, Fort Jackson        

4th Infantry Division   -   SCHM 40-96
  Jackson Blvd., Ft. Jackson        

77th Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-93
  Ft. Jackson Blvd., Ft. Jackson        

81st Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-85
  Jackson Blvd., Ft. Jackson        

87th Inf Division   -   SCHM 40-56
  Jackson Boulevard, Ft. Jackson, Columbia, SC        

8th Infantry Division   -   SCHM 40-98
  Jackson Blvd., Ft. Jackson        

African-American Heroes of the 371st Regiment   -    
  2000 S Beltline Blvd, Columbia, SC        

Allen University   -   SCHM 40-152
  1530 Harden St., Columbia, SC        

Alston House   -   SCHM 40-156
  1811 Gervais St., Columbia, SC        

Antebellum Plantations   -   SCHM 40-44
  Intersection of us 76 and SC 764, E of Columbia, SC        

Assembly Street   -   SCHM 40-90
  Comer of Assembly and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Barnwell Street   -   SCHM 40-105
  Corner of Barnwell and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Benedict College   -   SCHM 40-147
  at the entrance to the campus, Harden St. at the end of Blanding St., Columbia, SC        

Bethel A.M.E. Church   -   SCHM 40-150
  1528 Sumter St., Columbia, SC        

Bethel Baptist Church   -   SCHM 40-162
  McNulty Rd., Blythewood, SC        

Bethel Lutheran Church   -   SCHM 40-177
  2081 Dutch Fork Road, White Rock, SC        

Bethel Methodist Church   -   SCHM 40-123
  4600 Daniel Dr., Forest Acres, Columbia, SC        

Bethlehem Church I   -   SCHM 40-109
  10000 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC        

Bethlehem Church II   -   SCHM 40-110
  Intersection of Kennerly Road and Pink Daily Road, Irmo, SC        

Birthplace of General Maxcy Gregg   -   SCHM 40-25
  Senate Street, between Sumter and Marion streets, Columbia, SC        

Blanding Street   -   SCHM 40-66
  Corner of Main and Blanding streets, Columbia, SC        

Blossom Street   -   SCHM 40-78
  Corner of Blossom and Main streets, Columbia, SC        

Blossom Street School / Celia Dial Saxon School   -   SCHM 40-149
  Blossom Street, Columbia, SC        

Booker T. Washington School / Booker T. Washington High   -   SCHM 40-164
  corner of Marion & Blossom Sts., Columbia, SC        

Broad River   -   SCHM 40-50
  River Drive at Broad River Bridge, Columbia, SC        

Bull Street   -   SCHM 40-63
  Corner of Bull and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Burning Of Columbia   -   SCHM 40-188
  1204 Main Street, Columbia, SC        

Cain-Matthews-Tompkins House   -   SCHM 40-132
  1619 Pendleton St., Columbia, SC        

Calhoun Street   -   SCHM 40-72
  Corner of Main and Calhoun streets, Columbia, SC        

Calvary Baptist Church, 1865 - 1945   -   SCHM 40-118
  Richland St., Columbia, SC        

Camp Jackson   -   SCHM 40-47
  Corner of Wildcat and Garner's Ferry Roads, Columbia, SC        

Camp Johnson   -   SCHM 40-116
  Parklane Road (east side) several blocks N. of 1-20, Dentsville area        

Carver Theatre   -   SCHM 40-140
  1519 Harden St., Columbia, SC        

Cemetery of the Columbia Hebrew Benevolent Society   -   SCHM 40-11
  Corner of Gadsden and Richland Streets, Columbia, SC        

Chesnut Cottage   -   SCHM 40-4
  1700 block of Hampton Street, Columbia, SC        

Church of the Good Shepherd   -   SCHM 40-88
  1512 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC        

City Hall   -   SCHM 40-100
  Comer Main and Laurel streets, Columbia, SC        

College Street   -   SCHM 40-67
  Corner of College and Main streets, Columbia, SC        

Columbia Bible College   -   SCHM 40-86
  1600 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC        

Columbia Bible College, 1937-1960 / Westervelt Home, 1930-1937   -   SCHM 40-139
  at the Robert Mills House & Park, 1616 Blanding St., Columbia, SC        

Columbia Canal   -   SCHM 40-37
  Gervais Street Bridge, Columbia, SC        

Commissioners' Oak   -   SCHM 40-3
  USC Law Center Plaza, S. Main St., Columbia, SC        

Confederate Printing Plant   -   SCHM 40-124
  on the north side of Gervais St (US 378), east of Huger St (US 176).        

Congaree Baptist Church   -   SCHM 40-45
  US 76 at Horrell Hill, E of Columbia, SC        

Congaree River Bridges   -   SCHM 40-38
  Columbia side of Gervais Street Bridge, Columbia, SC        

Congaree River Ferries   -   SCHM 40-185
  on U.S. 601 2.4 miles south of 2 Rivers Rd, Saint Matthews, SC        

Congaree Vista   -    
  t the intersection of Senate Street and Lincoln St, Columbia, SC        

Cottontown   -    
  On Harden St between Greene St and College St, Columbus, SC        

Court House Square   -   DAR 40-53
  Corner of Main and Washington Streets, Columbia, SC        

Curtiss-Wright Hangar   -   SCHM 40-173
  Jim Hamilton Blvd. near Airport Blvd., Columbia, SC        

DeBruhl-Marshall House   -   SCHM 40-15
  1401 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC        

Dentsville School   -   SCHM 40-198
  2721 Decker Blvd, Columbia, SC        

Doolittle Raiders   -    
  at the intersection of Gervais Street (Highway 1/378) and Gist Street        

Early Columbia Racetrack   -   SCHM 40-48
  Comer of Devine St. and Sims Ave., Columbia, SC        

Early Country Homes   -   SCHM 40-39
  Corner of Forest Drive and Beltline Boulevard, Columbia, SC        

Early Howard School Site   -   SCHM 40-112
  NW corner of Lincoln and Hampton streets, Columbia, SC        

Early Richland County Settlements   -   SCHM 40-42
  Bluff Road (SC 48) at bridge over Mill Creek, S of Columbia, SC        

Early Summer Resorts   -   SCHM 40-32
  US 1, Dentsville, SC        

East-West Streets   -   SCHM 40-60
  State House grounds at Gervais Street, Columbia, SC        

Eastover   -   SCHM 40-170
  Main St. & Weston St., Eastover, SC        

Ebenezer Lutheran Church   -   SCHM 40-9
  Corner of Richland and Sumter Streets, Columbia, SC        

Elmwood Avenue   -   SCHM 40-68
  Corner of Elmwood and Main Sts., Columbia        

Entrance to the Columbia Hebrew Benevolent Society   -   SCHM 40-26
  Comer of Taylor and Gadsden streets, Columbia, SC        

Fair-Rutherford House / Rutherford House   -   SCHM 40-158
  1326 Gregg St., Columbia, SC        

First Baptist Church   -   SCHM 40-17
  1306 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC        

First Presbyterian Church   -   SCHM 40-22
  Corner of Marion and Lady Sts., Columbia, SC        

Fisher's Mill on Gill Creek   -   SCHM 40-40
  Forest Drive, about 100 yds. E of Trenholm Road, Columbia, SC        

Former Site of Columbia Theological Seminary   -   SCHM 40-6
  Robert Mills House, 1616 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC        

Fort Jackson Elementary School / Hood Street Elementary School   -   SCHM 
  Hood Street, Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC        

Friday's Ferry   -   SCHM 40-41
  Bluff Road, just SE of intersection with Rosewood Drive, Columbia, SC        

Gadsden   -   SCHM 40-31
  SC 48, 21 miles E of Columbia at Gadsden, SC        

Gadsden Street   -   SCHM 40-106
  Corner of Gadsden and Gervais Sts., Columbia        

George P. Hoffman house   -   SCHM 40-135
  off S.C. Sec. Rd. 40-54, Blythewood, SC        

Gervais Street   -   SCHM 40-60
  State House grounds at Gervais Street, Columbia, SC        

Gibbes Green   -   SCHM 40-92
  USC campus near west side of Pickens Street pedestrian bridge (between Pendleton and Greene Streets)        

Gist Street   -   SCHM 40-62
  Gervais Street between Gist and Williams Streets, Columbia, SC        

Gladden Home Site   -   SCHM 40-99
  Wheat Street, just W of intersection with Pickens Street, Columbia, SC        

Good Samaritan-Waverly Hospital   -   SCHM 40-154
  2204 Hampton St., Columbia, SC        

Governor's Mansion   -   SCHM 40-12
  Corner of Richland and Lincoln Sts., Columbia        

Grave or Joseph Reese   -   SCHM 40-58
  US 76 at Road 222,10 miles E of Columbia, SC        

Greene Street   -   SCHM 40-103
  Comer of Main and Greene Sts., Columbia        

Gregg Street   -   SCHM 40-80
  Corner of Gregg and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Hampton Street   -   SCHM 40-75
  Corner of Hampton and Main streets, Columbia, SC        

Hampton-Preston House   -   SCHM 40-7
  1600 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC        

Harden Street   -   SCHM 40-91
  Gervais Street at Harden Street, Columbia, SC        

Harriet Barber House   -   SCHM 40-168
  Lower Richland Blvd. & Barberville Loop Rd., Hopkins vicinity        

Heidt-Russell House / Edwin R. Russell   -   SCHM 40-143
  1240 Heidt St., Columbia, SC        

Henderson Street   -   SCHM 40-82
  Corner of Henderson and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Here Stood the State House   -    
  West side of present State House, Columbia, SC        

Historic Printing Plant and Warehouse   -   SCHM 40-36
  Corner of Gervais and Pulaski Streets, Columbia, SC        

History of the Stones   -    
  inside the Riverbanks Zoo on Seminole Dr, Columbia, SC.        

Hopkins   -   SCHM 40-30
  At Post Office, Hopkins, SC        

Hopkins [marker #2]   -   SCHM 40-169
  Back Swamp Rd. & Lower Richland Blvd., Hopkins, SC        

Horrell Hill   -   SCHM 40-29
  US 76, Horrell Hill, 13 miles E of Columbia, SC        

Horry-Guignard House   -   SCHM 40-24
  1527 Senate Street, Columbia, SC        

Howard School Site   -   SCHM 40-111
  Laurel Street, just W of intersection of Laurel and Huger Streets, Columbia        

Huger Street   -   SCHM 40-64
  Corner of Huger and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Israelite Sunday School / Columbia's First Synagogue   -   SCHM 40-151
  on Assembly St between Washington and Hampton Streets, Columbia, SC        

James H. Adams   -   SCHM 40-114
  on SC 769 0.4 mi. NW of Congaree, north side of SC 769        

James M. Hinton house   -   SCHM 40-142
  1222 Heidt St., Columbia, SC        

Jefferson Hotel   -   SCHM 40-130
  on Main St between Laurel and Richland Streets, Columbia, SC        

John M. Bates Bridge   -    
  on US 601 bridge spanning the Congaree River        

Kensington   -   SCHM 40-129
  Intersection of McCords Ferry Rd. (U.S. Hwy. 601) & S.C. Hwy. 764 (Old Eastover Rd.), at the entrance to Kensington, Eastover, SC        

Killian School   -   SCHM 40-136
  Killian Elementary School, 2621 Clemson Rd., Columbia, SC        

Kingville   -   SCHM 40-166
  Bluff Rd. & Kingville Rd., Kingville, SC        

Ladson Presbyterian Church   -   SCHM 40-14
  1720 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC        

Lady Street   -   SCHM 40-79
  Corner of Lady and Main streets, Columbia, SC        

Last Home of Wade Hampton   -   SCHM 40-23
  Corner of Senate and Barnwell streets, Columbia, SC        

Laurel Street   -   SCHM 40-73
  Corner of Main and Laurel streets, Columbia, SC        

Laurens Street   -   SCHM 40-70
  Gervais Street, just east of Gregg Street, Columbia, SC        

Lincoln Street   -   SCHM 40-76
  Gervais and Lincoln streets, Columbia, SC        

Little Zion Baptist Church   -   SCHM 40-201
  8229 Winnsboro Road, Blythewood, SC        

Mann-Simons Cottage   -   SCHM 40-126
  on Marion St North of Richland St, Columbia, SC        

Marion Street   -   SCHM 40-89
  Comer of Marion and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Matilda A. Evans House   -   SCHM 40-155
  2027 Taylor St., Columbia, SC        

Matthew J Perry House   -    40-141
  on Washington St between Pine and Oak Streets, Columbia, SC        

Minervaville   -   SCHM 40-167
  Cabin Creek Rd. & Minervaville Rd., Minervaville, SC -- (Hopkins vicinity)        

Modjeska Simkins Hous   -    40-148
  on Elmwood St at Marion St, Columbia, SC        

Monteith School   -   SCHM 40-163
  6505 Main St., Columbia, SC        

Nathaniel J. Frederick House   -   SCHM 40-161
  1416 Park St., Columbia, SC        

North - South Streets   -   SCHM 40-59
  State House grounds, Columbia, SC        

North Carolina Mutual Building   -   SCHM 40-153
  1001-1003 Washington St., corner of Washington & Park Sts., Columbia, SC        

Oak Grove   -   SCHM 40-95
  1ntersection of Broad River Road and Kennerly Road        

Old State Fair Grounds   -   SCHM 40-10
  A venue, near Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, SC        

Original Site of Columbia College   -   SCHM 40-52
  Hampton Street, between Pickens and Henderson Streets, Columbia, SC        

Original Site of Winthrop College   -   SCHM 40-5
  Henderson Street, between Taylor and Blanding Streets, Columbia, SC        

Palmetto Arsenal / Iron Works   -    
  on Lincoln Street near Laurel Street, Columbia, SC        

Park Street   -   SCHM 40-84
  Corner of Park and Gervais Sts., Columbia        

Paul R. Redfern   -   SCHM 40-94
  South wall of Dreher High School, Millwood Avenue at Adger Road, Columbia, SC        

Pendleton Street   -   SCHM 40-104
  Comer of Pendleton, SC and South Main streets, Columbia, SC        

Pickens Street   -   SCHM 40-61
  Corner of Pickens and Gervais Streets, Columbia, SC        

Pinckney Street   -   SCHM 40-65
  East side of Gervais Street Bridge, Columbia, SC        

Pine Grove Rosenwald School   -   SCHM 40-172
  937 Piney Woods Rd., Columbia, SC        

Pulaski Street   -   SCHM 40-107
  Corner of Pulaski and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

R.L. Bryan Co. Warehouse   -   SCHM 40-128
  on Lady St, east of Gadsden St, Columbus, SC        

Randolph Cemetery   -   SCHM 40-133
  in the Randolph Cemetery on Elmwood Ave (US 78), Columbia, SC        

Remembering Dr. King   -    
  On Harden St between Greene St and College St, Columbus, SC        

Richard Samuel Roberts House   -   SCHM 40-160
  1717 Wayne St., Columbia, SC        

Richardson Street   -   SCHM 40-59
  State House grounds, Columbia, SC        

Richland Presbyterian Church   -   SCHM 40-87
  Approx. 1.9 miles E of Gadsden on SC 48, then left on Road 1314, about 1.8 miles to the church        

Richland Street   -   SCHM 40-74
  Corner of Richland and Main Sts., Columbia        

Richlex School Site   -   SCHM 40-113
  Short distance N of Irmo on us 176 at Dutch Fork Elementary School        

Robert Weston Mance House   -   SCHM 40-171
  corner of Pine & Hampton Sts., Columbia, SC        

Roberts Street   -   SCHM 40-65
  East side of Gervais Street Bridge, Columbia, SC        

Sandfield Baptist Church / Sandfield Cemetery   -   SCHM 40-137
  Russ Brown Rd., near the intersection of N. Melton Rd. & Sandfield Rd., Blythewood, SC        

Sandy Level Baptist Church   -   SCHM 40-138
  408 Blythewood Rd., Blythewood, SC        

Seaboard Air Line Passenger Station   -   SCHM 40-125
  on Lincoln St. at Gervais St (US 1 / 378), Columbia, SC        

Seaboard Air Line Passenger Station   -   SCHM 40-125
  on Lincoln St. at Gervais St (US 1 / 378), Columbia, SC        

Seibels House   -   SCHM 40-115
  Corner of Pickens and Richland streets, Columbia, SC        

Senate Street   -   SCHM 40-77
  Corner of Senate and Gervais streets, Columbia        

Shandon   -   SCHM 40-102
  Devine Street, several blocks W of Harden Street, Columbia, SC        

Sherman's Headquarters   -   SCHM 40-49
  Carolina Town House, 1500 block of Gervais Street, Columbia, SC        

Sidney Park C.M.E. Church   -   SCHM 40-159
  1114 Blanding St., Columbia, SC        

Site of Blanding House   -   SCHM 40-16
  Corner of Marion and Blanding Streets, Columbia, SC        

Site of Carolina Hall   -   SCHM 40-19
  Sumter Street, between Hampton and Washing­ton streets, Columbia, SC        

Site of Columbia Female Academy   -   SCHM 40-20
  Corner of Washington and Marion streets, Columbia, SC        

Site of Columbia High School   -   SCHM 40-97
  Washington Street, between Sumter and Marion streets, Columbia, SC        

Site of Columbia Male Academy   -   SCHM 40-8
  Comer of Pickens and Laurel Streets, Columbia        

Site of Gibbes House   -   SCHM 40-18
  Corner of Sumter and Hampton streets, Columbia, SC        

Site of Palmetto Iron Works   -   SCHM 40-13
  Governor's Mansion, Richland Street, Columbia, SC        

Site of Parade Ground   -   SCHM 40-2
  Greene Street in front of Thomas Cooper Library, USC, Columbia, SC        

Site of Wayside Hospital   -   SCHM 40-35
  700 block of Gervais Street, Columbia, SC        

Skirmish at Killian's Mill   -   SCHM 40-127
  Killian Rd., near its intersection with Farrow Rd. (S.C. Hwy. 555), Killian, Blythewood vicinity        

South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute   -   SCHM 40-33
  Two Notch Road, near Covenant Road, Columbia, SC        

South Carolina Memorial Garden   -    40-165
  Calhoun St at Lincoln St, Columbia, SC        

South Carolina State Hospital   -   SCHM 40-28
  Hospital grounds, Bull Street and Elmwood Avenue, Columbia, SC        

Spring Hill   -   SCHM 40-120
  11733 Broad River Rd. (U.S. Hwy. 176) at Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church, Spring Hill, SC        

St. Paul Church   -   SCHM 40-95
  1ntersection of Broad River Road and Kennerly Road        

St. Peter's Church and Ursuline Convent   -   SCHM 40-34
  1529 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC        

St. Phillip A.M.E. Church   -   SCHM 40-121
  McCords Ferry Rd. (US 601), Eastover, SC        

State Dispensary Warehouse   -   SCHM 40-131
  on Pulaski St between Lady and Gervasis Streets, Columbia, SC        

Sumter Street   -   SCHM 40-83
  Corner of Sumter and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Taylor Cemetery   -   DAR 40-51
  Corner of Richland & Barnwell Sts., Columbia, SC        

Taylor Street   -   SCHM 40-81
  Taylor and Main streets, Columbia, SC        

The Big Apple   -   SCHM 40-101
  Comer of Park and Hampton streets, Columbia, SC        

The Lighthouse & Informer/John H McCray   -    40-144
  on Harden St between Hampton and Taylor Streets, Columbia, SC        

The State House   -   SCHM 40-122
  on the State House grounds in Columbia        

Trinity Episcopal Church   -   SCHM 40-1
  Sumter Street, across from the State House, Columbia, SC        

University of South Carolina   -   SCHM 40-27
  Sumter Street, entrance to USC Horseshoe, Columbia, SC        

University of South Carolina   -   SCHM I-1
  At Pendleton St and Bull St, Columbia, SC        

Visnska-Starks House   -   SCHM 40-134
  on Hampton St between Pine and Oak Streets, Columbia, SC        

Washington Street   -   SCHM 40-71
  Corner of Washington and Main streets, Columbia, SC        

Washington Street Methodist Church   -   SCHM 40-21
  1401 Washington Street, Columbia, SC        

Wateree River Ferries   -   SCHM 40-43
  US 76/378 at Richland-Sumter county line, 23 miles E of Columbia, SC        

Waverly   -   SCHM 40-157
  1400 block of Harden St., Columbia, SC        

Waverly Five and Dime / George Elmore and Elmore V. Rice   -   SCHM 40-145
  2317 Gervais St., Columbia, SC        

Wayne Street   -   SCHM 40-108
  Corner of Wayne and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC        

Wesley Methodist Church   -   SCHM 40-146
  1727 Gervais St., Columbia, SC        

Williams Street   -   SCHM 40-62
  Gervais Street between Gist and Williams Streets, Columbia, SC        

Wilson House   -   SCHM 40-69
  Gervais Street, just east of Gregg Street, Columbia, SC        

Woodlands and Millwood   -   SCHM 40-46
  100 Hampton Place, on Garner's Ferry Road, Columbia, SC        

 

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R  - The marker has been removed.