Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Fish Hall Plantation



Marker ID: SCHM 7-18
Location: Hilton Head Island, SC, on Mitchelville Road, Road 335, adjacent to Barker Field
County: Beaufort
Coordinates: N 32° 14.732    W 080° 41.793
  32.245525    -80.69655
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

This plantation was part of a 1717 Proprietary landgrant of 500 acres to Co!. John Barnwell. Later owners included members of the Green, Ellis and Pope families. Nearby tabby ruins are remains of fire places of slave cabins. Graves of blacks, who made up most of the island´s population until after the 1950s, are in nearby Drayton Cemetery.

Erected by Beaufort County Council - I985


Notes:

Two sided marker - Drayton Cemetery