Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Boiling Springs, South Carolina

Marker ID: SCHM 
Location: on Hwy. 9 in Boiling Springs.
County: Spartanburg
Coordinates: N 35° 02.879    W 081° 59.030
  35.047983    -81.983833
Style: Free Standing **


This bubbling spring gave the community of Boiling Springs its name.Earliest records indicate settlement in the area began around this site in the mid-1700s.Prior to that trappers stopped here as they traveled through the Piedmont enroute frome the mountains to the coast.In the early 1900s,the spring was also a popular place for farmers to stop and water their horses on their wy to and from the market.