Ridgeland | History Of SC Slide Collection

Ridgeland, Located In Jasper County
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Ridgeland became the county seat of Jasper County when that county was created in 1912. Originally named Gopher Hill when settled in 1855, it was renamed based on its location on a sandy ridge. This aerial photograph shows the town as it appeared in 1960.

Courtesy of the Jasper County Chamber of Commerce.