Wachesaw Plantation Murrells Inlet Georgetown County
- Location Waccamaw River, Murrells Inlet, All Saints Waccamaw Parish, Georgetown County
Original plantation lands were located northwest of US 17 in the vicinity of Wachesaw Landing and Wachesaw Road, and once stretched from the Waccamaw River to the Atlantic Ocean.
- Origin of name Wachesaw is sometimes translated to mean “Place of Great Weeping,” possibly referring to the Native American burial ground on the property.
- Other names Wachasaw, Watchsesaw
- Current status Retirement community
- Alphabetical list Alston; Belin; Flagg; Kimball
- Number of slaves ?
- Initial references: 4, 6, 40
- Suzanne Cameron Linder and Marta Leslie Thacker (with preliminary research by Agnes Leland Baldwin), Historical Atlas of the Rice Plantations of Georgetown County and the Santee River (Columbia: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 2001), pp. 203-208.