Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Grave of Colonel William A. Washington

Marker ID: SCHM 10-21
Location: on US 17 at Rantowles (three quarters of a mile N on Live Oak Plantation)
County: Charleston
Coordinates: N 32° 47.717    W 080° 08.180
  32.795283    -80.136333
Style: Free Standing **


At Sandy Hill Plantation, seven miles N.W, this Virginian made his home in the country through which he had led his American Cavalry. There, in 1791, he entertained his kinsman, George Washington, president of the United States.

Erected by The Arion Society of Charleston-1991 (replacing a marker destroyed in 1989)


(replacing a marker destroyed in 1989)