Oak Hurst Plantation Edisto River Charleston County
- Location South Edisto River, St. Paul's Parish, Charleston County
This plantation was located on both sides of the South Edisto River. The main portion was on the east shore north of Willtown Bluff. The island was on the west shore bounded by Hope Creek.
- Origin of name
- Other names Hutton
- Current status Privately owned
- 1714 Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- 1987 The 35-room plantation house was destroyed by fire in September (1).
- Number of acres ?
- Primary crop Rice
- Alphabetical list Barnwell, Bull, Dryer, Fitzsimons, Herman, Heyward, Barbara Hutton, Livingston, McLeod, Manigault
- Number of slaves ?
- The 35-room plantation house was destroyed by fire September 1987.
References & Resources
- Fire Destroys Old Mansion, (New York Times, September 22, 1987)
- Suzanne Cameron Linder, Historical Atlas of the Rice Plantations of the ACE River Basin - 1860
(Columbia, SC: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1995), pp. 387-389
Order Historical Atlas of the Rice Plantations of the ACE River Basin - 1860