Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Clio



Marker ID: SCHM 35-28
Location: on SC 9 at corner of Main and Society Streets, Clio
County: Marlboro
Coordinates: N 34° 34.773    W 079° 32.78
  34.57955    -79.54633333
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

McLaurin´s Muster Ground, located at this crossroads, became a polling place in 1825. According to local tradition, the community was later called Ivy´s Crossroads. A post office named Clio was established here in 1836 and the town was incorporated in 1882. The Florence Railroad Company extended its Latta branch line into Clio in 1895.

Erected by Marlboro County Historic Preservation Commission - 1979


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