Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Snee Farm



Marker ID: SCHM 10-20
Location: on US 17 at entrance to Boone Hall Plantation. Mt. Pleasant
County: Charleston
Coordinates: N 32° 50.684    W 079° 48.848
  32.84473333    -79.81413333
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

The country home of Charles Pinckney (1757-1824), Snee Farm stands about 0.7 mi. west of here. One of SC´s signers of the US Constitution, Pinckney also served in the General Assembly and in Congress. He was elected governor of SC four times and was appointed minister to Spain in 1801 by Thomas Jefferson. George Washington visited Snee Farm in 1791 during his presidency.

Erected by US Constitution Bicentennial Commission of SC - 1990