SC-35-32 D.D. McColl House 1884

Marker text: D.D. McColl House 1884
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This Queen Anne house, built in 1884 for D.D. McColl, features local brick made from yellow clay and stained to simulate red brick. McColl organized the S.C. & Pacific Railway in 1884, served as its first president, and brought the railroad to Bennettsville and nearby areas. He also helped organize the Bank of Marlboro in 1886 and the Bennettsville Cotton Mill in 1897, and the town of McColl was named after him.
Erected by Pee Dee Committee, National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the State of South Carolina, 1998

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