Historic Markers Across South Carolina

South Carolina Champion Oak

Marker ID: SCHM 
Location: Prince Street west of Cannon Street Georgetown, SC
County: Georgetown
Coordinates: N 33° 21.927    W 079° 16.773
  33.36545    -79.27955
Style: Free Standing **


The live oak between houses 513 and 515 Prince Street is registered with The American Forestry Associates as a State Champion - South Carolina. In 1940 the tree was estimated to be over 500 years old, and it measured 23 feet in circumference, 120 feet tall, with a crown spread of 125 feet.