Abbeville County

Abbeville was founded in 1758. It is known as the “Birthplace and Deathbed of the Confederacy.”

Secession Hill

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4 years ago

Calhoun Mills

Calhoun Falls was founded in 1891 at the junction where the Savannah Valley Railroad met the Georgia, Carolina and Northern…

8 years ago

Lowndesville Bank

This bank in the Lowndesville community of Abbeville County dates to 1890, when the bank was incorporated. The building also…

8 years ago

Lake Secession

Lake Secession is located primarily in Abbeville County, though part of it spills into Anderson County as well. The 1,450-acre…

9 years ago

Bethia Presbyterian Church

Bill Segars of Hartsville, 2015 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent It would be easy to overlook Bethia Presbyterian…

9 years ago

Lindsay Cemetery

This historic cemetery in Due West was likely the first in the area, established around 1820 when Abbeville County was…

10 years ago

McGowan-Barksdale-Bundy House

This Queen Anne home in historic Abbeville has been owned by two generals in two different wars, lending it the…

10 years ago

Donalds United Methodist Church

This picturesque country church, built in 1886, is located in the Abbeville County community of Donalds, which served as a…

10 years ago

Providence Presbyterian

Providence Presbyterian Church in the Abbeville County town of Lowndesville was organized in 1842 as a result of the merging…

10 years ago

Long Cane Cemetery

Long Cane Cemetery (also known as Upper Long Cane Cemetery) is the oldest cemetery in Abbeville. Established in 1760, the…

11 years ago