South Carolina Gazetteers
Several gazetteers of South Carolina have been published. These include:
Work Projects Administration. Palmetto Place Names. 1941. Reprint. Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Co., 1975. (Family History Library book 975.7 E2w; film 1036708 item 3.)
Cropper, Mariam D. South Carolina Waterways As They Appear in Mill's Atlas . . . Salt Lake City, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1977. (Family History Library book 975.7 E2c 1977.) This book is very useful when a waterway is mentioned in deeds or land grants.
A periodical devoted to the study of South Carolina place names is Names in South Carolina, 1954- (Columbia: University of South Carolina, 1954-1983; Family History Library book 975.7 B5d).