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Plantations - icons of the Old South -- came in many conditions and sizes.  Some have been preserved, at least in part, and we present them here.  Pleas contact us with information about others.  

Plantation Maryland- North Carolina

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Mount Harmon Plantation
580 Mt Harmon Road
Earleville  MD  21919  
Phone  410 275-8819
Web Site
Description  tobacco plantation, manor house, outside kitchen, tobacco prize house
Type of Resource  House Museum
Building Type  Plantation
Era      1730
New or Updated:  11/06/2003

Sotterley Plantation
44300 Sotterley Lane
MAIL: PO Box 67
Hollywood MD 20636
Phone 301 373-2280
Web Site
Toll Free 800 681-0850
Description early Tidewater plantation with manor house, slave cabin, customs warehouse, formal garden, outbuildings
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Building Type Plantation
Era 1717
New or Updated: 06/25/2003



  Hampton National Historic Site

  535 Hampton Lane

  Towson  MD   21286    

  Phone 410 823-1309

  Web Site

  Description  MANSION CLOSED FOR REPAIR a/o 4/07: 27 historic structures and

                    garden at historic plantation

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Plantation

  Group Identity  African American

  Era 1790

  Owner/Operator:  NPS

  New or Updated:  4/24/2007

Upper Marlboro
Billingsley House Museum
6900 Green Landing Road
Upper Marlboro     MD
Phone    301 627-0730
Web Site                    carousel
Description      1740 brick plantation house, adjacent farm museum with antique farm                        equipment, all on 430 acres
Type of Resource       House Museum
Primary Focus    Agricultural
Building Type    Plantation
Industry /Profession     Farming
Collection G-M      Machinery
New or Updated:            11/23/2003





3427 North Tryon Street
Charlotte                                 NC               28206    
Phone              704 335-3325
Web Site
Alt Web
      8 acres and manor house remain from 900 plantation
Type of Resource       House Museum
Primary Focus    Gardens
Building Type    Plantation
Era      1815
New or Updated:    12/1/2003

Somerset Place State Historic Site
2572 Lake Shore Road
Creswell NC       27928    
Phone   252 797-4560
Web Site
Description  once covering 100,000 acres, plantation once held 50 structures, now holds
Type of Resource   Historic Place
Building Type   Plantation
Group Identity   African American
New or Updated:   12/7/2003



  Historic Latta Plantation

   5225 Sample Road

  Huntersville      NC           28078    

  Phone   704 875-2312

  Web Site

  Description  cotton plantation presented from all sides -- slaves, small farmers, planters

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Era  19th

  New or Updated:             3/20/2005



  Liberty Hall

  409 S  Main St

  PO Box 634

  Kenansville           NC           28349    

  Web Site

  Toll Free  800 755-1755

  Description  restored to life as it was 150 yeas ago, main house & 10 buildings, garden

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Era  1800

  New or Updated:             3/23/2005


  New Bern

  Bellair Plantation Restoration

  1100 Washington Post Road

  New Bern             NC           28560    

  Phone   252 637-3913  Web Site

  Alt Web

  Description  three story brick plantation country house

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Era  1734

  New or Updated:             4/12/2005

North Carolina
Chinqua-Penn Plantation House
2138 Wentworth Street
Reidsville NC 27320
336 349-4576
Web Site
Description Arts & Crafts house filled with collections of original owners
Type of Resource House Museum
Building Type  Plantation
Era  1925



  Poplar Grove Plantation

  10200 US Highway 17

  Wilmington  NC   28411    

  Phone   910 686-9518

  Web Site


  Description  plantation house and outbuildings with active crafts programming

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  New or Updated:      12/13/2005

North Carolina
Hope Plantation
132 Hope House Road
Windsor NC 27983
252 794-3140
Web Site
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Building Type  Plantation

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