Historic Markers Across South Carolina

The Reedy River Falls Historic Park

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Location: on a pedestrian bridge marking the entrance to the Reedy River Falls Historic Park.
County: Greenville
Coordinates: N 35° 50.591    W 082° 24.222
  35.84318333    -82.4037
Style: Mounted **


Richard Pearis settled near this site in 1776 and built a trading post and grist mill by the falls. This early settlement eventually became the city of Greenville. `