- Location Coosaw River, Prince William Parish, Beaufort County
Coosaw Plantation and Coosaw Island Plantation are commonly confused. The close proximity of the two, with Coosaw Plantation on Chisholm Island on the north side of the Coosaw River and Coosaw Island on the south side of the river, compounds the confusion.
- Origin of name ?
- Other names ?
- Current status ?
- Number of acres ?
- Primary crop Sea Island cotton
- Alphabetical list Alexander Robert Chisolm, Arthur and Sarah Middleton, Joseph Morton, Richard Stevens
- Number of slaves ?
- Suzanne Cameron Linder, Historical Atlas of the Rice Plantations of the ACE River Basin 1860 (Columbia: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1995), pp. 151-153.
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