Historic Markers Across South Carolina

William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777

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Location: at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard (South Carolina Route 73), Myrtle Beach, SC
County: Horry
Coordinates: N 33° 40.183    W 078° 54.317
  33.669717    -78.905283
Style: Free Standing **


In 1776, naturalist William Bartram traveled through this area, noting the “cliffs of rocks” now known as Hurl Rocks.

Erected by The Garden Club of South Carolina in cooperation with The Department of Highways & Public Transportation of S.C.