Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Mulberry Plantation

Marker ID: SCHM 8-4
Location: US 52, 5 miles S of Moncks Corner
County: Berkeley
Coordinates: N 33° 08.454    W 080° 01.156
  33.1409    -80.019267
Style: Free Standing **


Originally granted to Sir Peter Colleton in 1679. Acquired in 1712 by Thomas Broughton, who erected the present mansion, said to be modeled after Seaton Hall in England, in 1714. Thomas Broughton was speaker of the Commons House of Assembly from 1726 to 1730 and Governor from 1735 to 1737.