Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Anderson Mills



Marker ID: SCHM 4-18
Location: Glenn Street at Anderson Mills, Anderson
County: Anderson
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Style: Free Standing **
 



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Founded in 1888, Anderson Cotton Mills, later a division of Abney Mills, was the first textile plant established in the town of Anderson. It is said to be the first textile mill in the United States powered by electricity transmitted over long distance po