Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Sandy Springs Camp Ground / Confederate Muster Ground



Marker ID: SCHM 4-28
Location: Milwee Creek Rd. (S.C. Sec. Rd. 4-58), near Sandy Springs United Methodist Church, just E of Sandy Springs, SC
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 35.846    W 082° 44.759
  34.59743333    -82.74598333
Style: Free Standing **
 



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SANDY SPRINGS CAMP GROUND


This Methodist camp ground, named for the large spring nearby, dates to 1828, when a fifteen-acre site was purchased from Sampson Pope for $45. Early meetings were under a brush arbor until a