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The present Georgetown community was founded in 1729, and the port opened for business in 1732.

Unfortunately, the British soldiers and the American Revolution had different plans for Prince George.

When Georgetown fell to the British in June of 1780, the building that was used to stable the British troop’s horses was the Prince George Church building.

Prince George is the only remaining regularly used church building in South Carolina that experienced flames at the hand of the British soldiers.

My loyal church article readers allowed me the time needed to concentrate on finishing a book about early church buildings in South Carolina.

He produced such an accurate version of it that when Prince George’s interior was burned, a Georgetown craftsman was sent to Cheraw to duplicate the pulpit yet again. Return with me next week when we’ll learn more about the reconstruction of Prince George, Winyah and its Darlington County connection.

If you would like to purchase a copy or need a gift for that “hard-to-buy-for friend,” the books are available at the Darlington County Historical Commission, located at 204 Hewitt St. It can also be ordered from Amazon, by typing in the book title, for $25.

“Functional historical jewel” are words typically not used together, but all three words apply to Prince George, Winyah.