South Carolina Highway 248

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SC Highway 248 marker

SC Highway 248
William Bruce Ezell Memorial Highway
Route information
Maintained by SCDOT
Length: 6.17 mi[1] (9.93 km)
Existed: 1940 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 178 in Epworth
North end: SC 34 / SC 246 in Ninety Six
Location
Counties: Greenwood
Highway system
SC 247 SC 252

South Carolina Highway 248 (SC 248) is a primary state highway in the U.S. state of South Carolina. It serves as main access to the Ninety Six National Historic Site.

Route description[edit]

SC 248 is a two-lane rural highway that traverses for 6.2 miles (10.0 km) from Epworth to Ninety Six.[2]

History[edit]

Established in 1940, it is the second SC 248 and has remained unchanged since inception. The first SC 248 was established by 1930 as a renumbering of SC 151; from US 29/SC 24, in Anderson, to SC 20, in Williamston. In 1935, SC 248 was renumbered as part of US 29.[3]

Junction list[edit]

SC 34, SC 246 and SC 248 in Ninety Six

The entire route is in Greenwood County.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Epworth 0.00 0.00 US 178 – Greenwood, Saluda
Ninety Six 6.17 9.93 SC 34 (Main Street) / SC 246 (Cambridge Street) – Greenwood, Coronaca, Newberry
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b South Carolina Department of Transportation: Statewide Highways 2012. Specifics: . Files: .
  2. ^ Google (September 1, 2013). "South Carolina Highway 248" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 1, 2013. 
  3. ^ General Highway Map, Greenwood County, South Carolina (PDF) (Map). Cartography by SCDOT. South Carolina Department of Transportation. 1940. Retrieved September 10, 2013. 

External links[edit]

Route map: Bing