City Directories and History: “The depot and warehouse for the Hampton and Branchville board and batten structures with clipped gable roofs. residences resting on brick piers flank the saw mill, gin water tower. The residences, built on raised brick pier foundations, chimneys, gable roofs and shed rooms on the rear. The gin structure with a tin roof and a porch across the front.
This entire mill complex, in addition to the Fred Lightsey is important in the study of Hampton County industrial development.”
Information from: Historic Resources of the Lowcountry, The Lowcountry Council of Government, Cynthia C. Jenkins, Preservation Planner – Published, 1979
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