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South Carolina Disasters

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Earthquakes
:: Charleston, SC Earthquake, Aug 1886
   
Fires
:: Aiken, SC Fire, Oct 1921  
:: Charleston, SC Fire, Jul 1875
:: Columbia, SC State Hospital Fire May 1918
:: Charleston, SC Gadsden Wharf Fire, Jul 1875
:: Williston, SC Fire, Dec 1887  
 
Floods
:: Camden, SC Flood, Aug 1908
:: Columbia, SC Congere River Flood
 
Hurricanes
:: Carolina Hurricane, Sept 1874
:: Sea Islands Hurricane, Sept 1893
:: Hurricane Carol Aug 1954
:: Hurricane Hazel Oct 1954
:: Hurricane Connie Aug 1955
:: Hurricane Helene Sept 1958
 
Tornadoes
:: Berry Shoals, SC Tornado 1932
:: Charleston, SC Tornado, May 1908
:: Columbia, SC Tornado May 1875 
:: Orangeburg, SC Tornado, May 1861 
:: Port Royal, SC Tornado, Aug 1893 
:: Sumter area, SC Tornado, Mar 1890  
   
Train Wrecks
:: Catawba Junction, SC Train Wreck, Sept 1904
:: Charleston, SC Train Wreck, Jun 1910
  Chester County, SC Train Wreck 1877
  Chester, SC Train Wreck, Jan 1894
  Dillon, SC Train Wreck, Apr 1953
  Ellenton, SC Train Accident Jul 1919
  Frost, SC Train Wreck, Feb 1918
  Greenville, SC Train Wreck, Apr 1905
  Hartsville, SC Baggage Car Fire, Apr 1911
  Laurens, SC - Train accident - 30 May 1917
:: McCormick, SC Train Wreck, Oct 1910
:: Winnsboro, SC Freights Collide in Yard March 1920
:: Yemassee, SC Train Wreck, Jan 1907
   
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