Most People Have No Idea This Underwater Town In South Carolina Even Exists
Lake Marion is officially the largest lake in South Carolina. It spreads into five counties, has 315 miles of shoreline, and was created by the construction of the Santee Dam in 1941. The dam is an earthen structure that’s approximately eight miles long.
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Many people in South Carolina may be aware that several towns were flooded over the years as the lakes in our state were created. But not many people know that the remnants of this town actually peek way above the waterline for everyone to see.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]onlyinyourstate.com.
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