Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Gadsden



Marker ID: SCHM 40-31
Location: SC 48, 21 miles E of Columbia at Gadsden, SC
County: Richland
Coordinates: N 33° 50.760    W 080° 46.116
  33.846    -80.7686
Style: Free Standing **
 



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Named in honor of James Gadsden, presi­dent of the Louisville, Cincinnati and Charleston Railroad. Station built here 1840 was the first railroad station in Richland County. A stage line ran to Columbia until 1842 and to Camden until 1848.


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