Mont Arena Plantation Sandy Island Georgetown County
- Location Waccamaw River, Sandy Island, All Saints Waccamaw Parish, Georgetown County
Original plantation lands were located on the southern part of Sandy Island almost directly across from Brookgreen Gardens.
- Origin of name A literal translation of Mont Arena is "sand mountain." Sandy Island, where the plantation was located, was all sand except for the marsh land around the edges of the island.
- Other names ?
- Current status The island has remained undeveloped except for descendants of freed slaves that still live there. Accessible only by boat.
- 1732 Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- Number of acres 538
- Primary crop Rice
- Alphabetical list Allston; Heriot; Thomas; Waring; Washington; Withers
- Number of slaves ?
- Initial references: 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. 217-220