Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Davega Building

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Location: 128 Main Street, Chester, SC
County: Chester
Coordinates: N 34° 42.335    W 081° 12.814
  34.70558333    -81.21356666
Style: Mounted **


Davega Building

Evidence points to this place as the location of Mary Boykin Chesnut's apartment in the spring of 1865 after she fled Richmond just preceding the fall of the Confederacy.

Chester's Post Office was located here around the turn of the century.