Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Woodburn Plantation

Marker ID: SCHM 4-20
Location: on US 76 and SC 28 at Road 279, Wof Pendleton, SC
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 38.415    W 082° 47.46
  34.64025    -82.791
Style: Free Standing **


Some 200 yards west of here stands Woodburn, built by SC Lieutenant Governor Charles Cotes worth Pinckney by 1832. Dr. John B. Adger, Presbyterian missionary to Armenia, bought Woodburn in 1852; in 1881, Augustine T. Smythe began a model stock farm here.