— Drive at Bonny Hall Plantation © Brandon Coffey —
- Location Combahee River, Yemassee, Prince William Parish, Beaufort County
Located off River Road south of the Town of Yemassee
- Origin of name ?
- Other names ?
- Current status Privately owned
— Gate at Bonny Hall Plantation © Brandon Coffey —
- 1732 Earliest known date of existence
- 1897 Current house built by George Egan
— View over the Hedges of Bonny Hall Plantation © Brandon Coffey —
- Number of acres 330 in 1860; 1,700 in 1897
- Primary crop Rice
- Alphabetical list J. Bennett Bissell, Joseph Blake, Walter Blake, Hugh Bryan, Robert A. Carter, John Cowperthwaite, Nelson and Ellen McCarter Doubleday, George W. Egan, Melvin O. Lane, Arthur Lyman
- Number of slaves 75 in 1860 (Walter Blake)
— Entrance at Bonny Hall Plantation © Gazie Nagle —
- 30-15 Plantation File, held by the South Carolina Historical Society
- Claude Henry Neuffer, editor, Names in South Carolina, Volume I through 30 (Columbia, SC: The State Printing Company)
Order Names in South Carolina, Volumes I-XII, 1954-1965
Order Names in South Carolina, Index XIII-XVIII
- N. Jane Iseley and William P. Baldwin, Lowcountry Plantations Today (Greensboro, NC: Legacy Publications 2001)
- Lawrence S. Rowland, Alexander Moore, and George C. Rogers, Jr. The History of Beaufort County, South Carolina: Volume 1, 1514-1861 (Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1996)
Order The History of Beaufort County, South Carolina: Volume 1, 1514-1861
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