Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Beaufort



Marker ID: SCHM 7-1
Location: US 21 Beaufort City Limits
County: Beaufort
Coordinates: N 32° 26.488    W 080° 41.669
  32.441467    -80.694483
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

Second oldest town in South Carolina. Authorized by the Lords Proprietors, December 20, 1710. Chartered January 17, 1711. Laid out prior to February 16, 1717. Incorporated by the state, December 17, 1803.

Erected by The Beaufort County Historical Society