Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Town of Allendale



Marker ID: SCHM 3-5
Location: In front of county administration building on US 301, Allendale
County: Allendale
Coordinates: N 33° 00.289    W 081° 18.963
  33.004817    -81.31605
Style: Free Standing **
 



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In 1810, pursuant to an Act of the South Carolina General Assembly, the state conveyed a 1000-acre landgrant signed by Governor John Drayton to Benjamin and G. Washington Allen. The acreage included the present town of Allendale, which is presume