Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Mollohon Mill and Village



Marker ID: SCHM 36-16
Location: on Glenn St, Newberry, SC
County: Newberry
Coordinates: N 34° 16.159    W 081° 36.404
  34.269317    -81.606733
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

This mill was built and operated by the Mollohon Manufacturing Co. from 1901 to 1926, when it was sold to the Kendall CO.; the mill closed in 1976 and was razed in 1980. Original mill village housing was built 1901-02; new mill village was built 1924. The village also included the Mollohon School for grades 104 (1921-73), Mollohon Park, pavilion, bandstand and adjacent baseball park all opened in 1921-22.

Erected by Newberry County Historical Society - 1999