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An Act for the Establishment of a Separate School District in the County of Laurens, to be Known as "The Swansea School District."

December 20, 1893

Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of South Carolina 1893, Page 660.

Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina, now met and sitting in General Assembly, and by the authority of the same, That all that territory lying within the following boundary, to wit: Starting at Knotts' Mills, and thence by Bull Swamp and up Third Branch to Redmond's Mill, then up Pine Plain road till it intersects the Platt Springs Township line, and along said line till it crosses the Jones road, then down said road to Daniel Jefcoat's field, thence on to Knotts' Mill in a straight line, be, and the same is hereby, created as a separate school district in said County, to be known as Swansea School District.

Sec. 2. That said school district is hereby created a body politic and corporate, with all the rights, powers, privileges and liabilities as are provided for school districts by the General School Law of South Carolina, and as are set forth in an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment of separate school districts in several cities, incorporated towns and villages in this State, to authorize the levy and collection of special taxes therein, and to authorize the levy and collection of special taxes in the several school districts now formed or hereafter to be formed outside of cities, incorporated towns and villages," approved December 24th, A. D. 1890.

Approved: December 20th, A.D. 1893.

Benjamin R. Tillman, Governor.
Eugene B. Gary, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate.
Ira B. Jones, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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