South Carolina Highway 261

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South Carolina Highway 261 marker

South Carolina Highway 261
Route information
Maintained by SCDOT
Length: 117.4 mi (188.9 km)
Existed: 1926 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 701 in Yuhannah
North end: US 521 near Boykin
Highway system
SC 260 SC 262

South Carolina Highway 261 (SC 261) is a state highway in the U.S. state of South Carolina. It runs 117.4 miles (188.9 km) between Yauhannah in Georgetown County to Kershaw County. Although the route covers more east–west distance, it is signed north–south.

Route description[edit]

South Carolina 261 begins at U.S. Route 701 (US 701) at Yuhannah in Georgetown County. It travels westerly and then turns northward to end at US 521 north of Boykin in Kershaw County.


Three U.S. National Historic Landmarks—the Millford Plantation, Borough House Plantation and Church of the Holy Cross—are located on the highway in the High Hills of Santee region of Sumter County.

Major Intersections[edit]

County Location mi km Destinations Notes
Georgetown Yuhannah US 701 Southern terminus
SC 513
Williamsburg Hemingway SC 41 / SC 51
Indiantown SC 512 east South end of SC 512 overlap
SC 512 west North end of SC 512 overlap
Kingstree SC 377
US 52 east / SC 527 South end of US 52 overlap
US 52 west North end of US 52 overlap
Clarendon US 521 south South end of US 521 overlap
Manning US 521 north North end of US 521 overlap
US 301
SC 260
Paxville US 15
Sumter Pinewood SC 120
Wedgefield SC 763
Stateburg US 76 / US 378
Kershaw US 521 Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


External links[edit]

Route map: Bing / Google

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