Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Pinewood Plantation

Marker ID: SCHM 5-14
Location: 3141 Capernaum Rd., Bamberg, SC
County: Bamberg
Coordinates: N 33° 17.12    W 081° 5.652
  33.28533333    -81.0942
Style: Free Standing **


This plantation was the home of Maj. William Seaborn Bamberg (1820-1858), planter, merchant, and the founder of Bamberg. Maj. Bamberg, a native of what was then Barnwell District, returned to this area from Georgia in the late 1840s. The town of B