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Plantations of the Upstate- South Carolina

House at BrattonsvilleTo really get a feel for how life was like back “in the day”, take a tour and visit one of several Upstate plantation homes. These grand homes and gardens provide glimpses into our past. See how meals were prepared without a cooktop or oven or even a refrigerator, how beds were made out of hay and what life was like before electricity and air conditioning.

This article was published August 2013 in the OurUpstateSC.info newsletter and at See the South.