Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Old House Plantation

Marker ID: SCHM 
Location: t the intersection of T. Heyward Tomb Driveway and U.S. 278, Ridgeland, SC
County: Jasper
Coordinates: N 32° 27.413    W 080° 53.828
  32.456883    -80.897133
Style: Free Standing **


Settled ca. 1740 by Daniel Heyward who built Tidal Mill, Textile Factory and export-import business on these grounds before his death in 1777. Original 500 acres King´s Grant grew to 16,000 acres, all destroyed by fire ca. 1865