Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney

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Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney
Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney is located in South Carolina
Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney
Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney is located in the US
Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney
Location Off County Road 325, near Georgetown, South Carolina
Coordinates 33°24′18″N 79°16′4″W / 33.40500°N 79.26778°W / 33.40500; -79.26778Coordinates: 33°24′18″N 79°16′4″W / 33.40500°N 79.26778°W / 33.40500; -79.26778
Area less than one acre
MPS Georgetown County Rice Culture MPS
NRHP reference # 88000534[1]
Added to NRHP October 3, 1988

Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney is a historic rice mill chimney located near Georgetown, Georgetown County, South Carolina. This rice mill chimney is significant as one of seven known extant rice mill chimneys in Georgetown County. It is associated with Weehaw, on the Black River, which was one of the earliest successful rice plantations in the area. The chimney is approximately 35 feet high.[2][3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ J. Tracy Power and Sherry Piland (September 1987). "Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved 7 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Weehaw Rice Mill Chimney, Georgetown County (off S.C. Sec. Rd. 325, Georgetown vicinity)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 7 July 2012.