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2-3 Hamburg
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62
N 33° 28.947 W 081° 56.991
17S E 411753 N 3705177
Quick Description: Another marker just over the Savannah River from Augusta.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 3/31/2015 10:26:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMNM01
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
Views: 1

Long Description:
Situated between this point and the Savannah River, Hamburg was a thriving river port and trading center for cotton and tobacco. Founded in 1821 by Henry Schultz, incorporated December 19, 1827, Hamburg became the most important interior port in South Carolina. With changing times and fortunes, prosperous Hamburg declined. Only ruins remain.
Marker Name: Hamburg

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Other

Marker number: 2-3

County: Aiken

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Markerman62 visited 2-3 Hamburg 4/8/2015 Markerman62 visited it