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Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Local sources

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Thomas Smith Land Grant

Identifier: SC-MS-007
Scope and Contents Photocopy of 1688 deed for Oyster Poynt in Charlestowne, Carolina. In the winter of 1688, Thomas Smith purchased a six acre plot of land in Charlestowne, Carolina known as Oyster Point. Smith's grant was an ornately decorated, well delineated description, containing three major areas of information: a sketch of the location showing bounding lots; a surveyor's report; and a formal statement from the Lords Proprietors of the Province of Carolina.In the upper left corner of the...
Dates: 1688-1693