Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Northampton



Marker ID: SCHM 38-7
Location: SC 6 about 2.5 miles E of Eutawville at Eutaw Springs
County: Orangeburg
Coordinates: N 33° 24.410    W 080° 17.919
  33.406833    -80.29865
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

Northampton Plantation, residence of General William Moultrie, is now under the waters of Lake Moultrie. It was in St. John´s Parish near Black Oak Church about five miles west of the present town of Bonneau. Before inundation, the "Northampton Plantation" marker was moved to its present location by the South Carolina Public Service Authority.


Erected by the S.C. State Commission of Forestry - 1965


Notes:

Two sided - Grave of Major Majoribanks