United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Stay Connected
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

Discovering Cayce: 'This is where the history is'

Nov 9, 2010 6:56:00 AM - thestate.com
Map at bottom

Historians long have known the Midlands’ original subdivisions — the long-gone 1700s towns of Saxe Gotha and Granby — were laid out in the vicinity of the current Riverland Park subdivision in Cayce.

But there’s something about placing an old map over the current map that makes the history come to life.

Historians also long have known approximately where George Washington crossed the Congaree at Friday’s Ferry.

Now that the remnants of a dock structure have been verified near the end of the Cayce Riverwalk, it’s easier to stand on the bank and picture the first president waiting to board the ferry vessel.

USA, South Carolina: (Latest Stories)