Patjens Post Office

East Corner of Pitt Street & Bank Street, Mount Pleasant, SC


Photo taken by Donald K. O'Brien



Street View 


Inscription. In 1899, the Patjens family built this small office adjacent to their store on Church Street, to serve as the post office in Mount Pleasant. The Patjens family served as postmasters until 1917. Patjens Post Office has been owned and maintained by the Alhambra Garden Club since 1971, when it was moved to Edwards Park. The club restored the building in 2001. Location. 32 47.077 N, 79 52.421 W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is at the intersection of Pitt Street and Bank Street on Pitt Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2014: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "GPS Coordinates", "Address" & "Street View"
  • March 24, 2012: Added by Donald K. O'Brien


  • Donald K. O'Brien - dko198 [at] gmail [dot] com
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