Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Old Allendale

Marker ID: SCHM 3-7
Location: SW of Allendale at intersection of roads 107 & 47, SW comer
County: Allendale
Coordinates: N 32° 59.086    W 081° 20.834
  32.98476666    -81.34723333
Style: Free Standing **


Original site of Allendale, named for its first postmaster, Paul Allen, in 1849. Sherman´s troops under Gen. Kilpatrick camped here. Town moved to present site by 1873.

Erected by Allendale County Museum