Tour Locations

Locations of all the Historic Places in Beech Island, SC. This list will change from year to year.

First Baptist Church of Beech Island

Map Location – #1 (See map below) 170 Church Road, Beech Island, SC 29842 Organized Jan. 21, 1832, and dedicated September 1832 as the Beech Island Baptist Church, this two-story, Greek-Revival structure predates the Civil War. This church was constructed with an upstairs slave gallery that wrapped around three sides of the sanctuary and could […]

Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site

Map Location – #3 (See map below) 181 Redcliffe Road, Beech Island, SC 29842 This four-story Greek-Revival plantation home was constructed in 1859 by Augusta, Ga., contractor William Goodrich for SC Gov. James Henry Hammond. The mansion is the centerpiece of a 400-acre country estate that was originally supported by at least three working plantations […]

The Farmers’ Gardens at Glen Loula

Map Location – #5 (See map below) Owned by Gloria & Jenks Farmer 148 Redcliffe Road, Beech Island, SC 29842 The Farmers’ 1750 home is surrounded by a true Southern cottage garden complete with bottle tree, clothes line, smoke house and donkeys in the pasture. There’s even a grave of one of the home’s early […]