Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Retreat Rice Plantation



Marker ID: SCHM 22-39
Location: on east side of road 18 about 1 mi. south of Belle Isle Garden
County: Georgetown
Coordinates: N 33° 16.275    W 079° 17.856
  33.27125    -79.2976
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

In 1711 the Lords Proprietors granted Winyah Barony to Robert Daniel, who sold it to Thomas Smith. By 1787 Retreat had been carved from the 12000-acre grant.

Erected by Whites Bridge Garden Club - 1994