Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Bull Street

Marker ID: SCHM 40-63
Location: Corner of Bull and Gervais streets, Columbia, SC
County: Richland
Coordinates: N 34° 0.142    W 081° 1.726
  34.00236666    -81.02876666
Style: Free Standing **


This street was named for Brigadier General Stephen Bull (c. 1733 - 1800). Grandson of Lt. Gov. William Bull I, Stephen was a member of the Commons House of Assembly, the First Provincial Congress, the First General Assembly. He saw military action in the Battle of Beaufort and the Savannah campaign and later served in the S. C. Senate and House of Representatives. He is buried at Sheldon Church, Beaufort County.

Erected by Richland County Bicentennial Commission; Sponsored by WIS - IV - I977