Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Dillon County Courthouse

Marker ID: SCHM 17-8
Location: Dillon County Courthouse grounds, Dillon
County: Dillon
Coordinates: N 34° 25.108    W 079° 22.506
  34.41846    -79.3751
Style: Free Standing **


James W. Dillon and his son Thomas gave one-half of this block for erection of the Dillon County Courthouse; they also assisted financially in its construction. The cornerstone was laid October 30, 1911. Honoring James W. Dillon as father of Dillon county, the granite monument on the grounds was unveiled June 29, 1938.

Erected by Dillon County Historic Preservation Commission - 1979


Two Sided Marker - Dillon County