Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Collins Park



Marker ID: SCHM 
Location: at the intersection of Marlboro (South Carolina Route 3) and Main Street (South Carolina Route 70).
County: Barnwell
Coordinates: N 33° 14.676    W 081° 21.543
  33.244606    -81.359044
Style: Free Standing **
 



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This park was given to the City of Barnwell by the Robert O. Collins Family in 2000. It was once the site of the home of William Gilmore Simms and his wife, Emma Hertzog Simms. The property, purchased by Joseph Allen Porter in 1919, remained in the Porter