Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Pendleton



Marker ID: SCHM 4-22
Location: on Village Green on E. Queen Street, Pendleton, SC
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 39.091    W 082° 47.003
  34.651517    -82.783383
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

April 8, 1780, the justices of the peace for Pendleton County purchased this land to establish the courthouse town of Pendleton. Once Cherokee Indian land, the town became the judicial, social, and commercial center for what now are Anderson, Oconee, and