Waccamaw River

The Waccamaw River is a river, approximately 140 miles long, in southeastern and in the . It drains an area of approximately 1,110 square miles in the coastal plain along the eastern border between the two states into the Atlantic Ocean.

Notable Places in the Area

is a national historic district located at , . is situated 1½ miles northwest of Waccamaw River. Photo: Jack Boucher, Public domain.

is a Reform synagogue located at 230 Screven Street in , . is situated 1½ miles northwest of Waccamaw River. Photo: Sadie Day Pasha, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Prince George Winyah Church is an Anglican church in . is situated 1½ miles northwest of Waccamaw River. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

, known for being a historic seaport, is nestled between Myrtle Beach and Charleston in South Carolina. Photo: Thomson200, CC0.

, Beach or Colony is a private, unincorporated community in , United States. is situated 6 miles east of Waccamaw River.

Waccamaw River

33.3585° or 33° 21' 30.6" north
-79.2567° or 79° 15' 24.2" west
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Waccamaw
  • Irish: Abhainn Waccamaw
  • Japanese: ワカマー川
  • Welsh: Afon Waccamaw
  • Rio Gualdape
  • Waggamau River
  • Waucimaw River
  • Wicoman River

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