Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Buford's Bridge

Marker ID: SCHM 5-8
Location: at the intersection of Burton Ferry Road (U.S. 301) and Carolina Highway (U.S. 321)
County: Bamberg
Coordinates: N 33° 07.039    W 081° 10.944
  33.117317    -81.1824
Style: Free Standing **


Buford´s Bridge, the earliest settlement in what is now Bamberg County, was established as early as 1792, when William Buford maintained a bridge and operated a ferry over the Salkehatchie River. It grew throughout the nineteenth century, with sev


Two sided marker