Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Britton's Neck

Marker ID: SCHM 34-3
Location: US 378 near its intersection with SC 908, at Britton's Neck
County: Marion
Style: Free Standing **


One of the oldest settlements in Marion County, Britton´s Neck lay between the Great and Little Pee Dee Rivers extending northward from the mouth of the Little Pee Dee. It was named for Francis, Timothy, Daniel, Moses, Joseph and Philip Britton, who settled in the neck about 1735-36. They were the sons of Francis Britton, who was in Carolina in 1697.

Erected by Dr. Henry Woodward Chapter, S.C Society Daughters of the American Colonists - I971


Two sided - Britton's Ferry