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MacColl House, 1157 Highway 15/401 West, Bennettsville, Marlboro County, SC

MacColl House, 1157 Highway 15/401 West, Bennettsville, Marlboro County, SC

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Summary

2010 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Second Place
Significance: One of few extant structures built by Scottish highland immigrants in South Carolina the MacColl house is an excellent example of the assimilation of Scottish building traditions to vernacular architecture of the Lowcountry. The MacColl house (ca. 1810) is likely the second structure built on the farmstead by John MacColl, a Scottish immigrant that came to South Carolina at the turn of the 19th century.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1547
Survey number: HABS SC-876
Building/structure dates: ca. 1810 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 07001044

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
MacColl, John, owner
O'Brien, Bridget, delineator
McNicholl, Erin, delineator
Hidalgo, David, delineator
Basaran, Cagin, delineator
O'Brien, Bridget, historian
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Location

Bennettsville (S.C.)34.62158, -79.61850
Google Map of 34.6215778, -79.61850199999999
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