Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Carlisle Military School



Marker ID: SCHM 5-4
Location: on E. side of S. Carlisle Street, hetween Elm and Green streets, Bamberg
County: Bamberg
Coordinates: N 33° 17.687    W 081° 1.928
  33.29478333    -81.03213333
Style: Free Standing **
 



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SC Methodists began an institution on this site in 1892 naming it Carlisle Fitting School, for James H. Carlisle, president of Wofford College 1875-1902. It served as a coeducational preparatory institution for Wofford. Co!. James F. Risher (1889-1973) le