Myrtle Bank Plantation - Hilton Head Island Beaufort County South Carolina SC

Myrtle Bank Plantation – Hilton Head Island – Beaufort County

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  • Location – Port Royal Sound, Hilton Head Island, St. Helena Parish, Beaufort County

    Original plantation lands were located in the vicinity of Dolphin Head Golf Course in the northeast corner of the island.

  • Origin of name – ?

  • Other names – ?

  • Current status – The plantation house fell victim to erosion and remnants can be seen at low tide. The remaining property was developed into a golf course.


  • 1760 – Earliest known date of existence

  • ? – House built


  • Number of acres – ?

  • Primary crop – Cotton


  • Alphabetical list – Barnwell, Campbell, William Elliott, William Elliott II, William Elliott III, Fishburne, Gonzales, Grimball, Henry, Heyward, Martin, Morris, Newton, Sams, Phebe Waight, Winston, Wright


  • Number of slaves – ?


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