Dolphin Head

The promontory in Elliott’s Myrtle Bank Plantation overlooking Port Royal Sound has long been designated Dolphin Head, honoring the dolphin who continue to abound in the sound.  One early cartographer chose to designate it Balinclough Head.

Peeples, Robert E.H., An Index to Hilton Head Island Names (Before the Contemporary Development), p.11

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