Sky-Line Drive-In

Whiskey Road and White Pond Road,
New Ellenton, SC 29809

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Sky-Line Drive-In

Built during the H-Bomb Savannah River Plant era, the Sky-Line Drive-In was one of many drive-ins that popped up in Aiken and Barnwell Counties in South Carolina.

The Sky-Line Drive-In was located on Highway 19 and held 294 cars. It was open only from 1953 to 1955 and operated by J.T. Greene Jr & Mrs. J.T. Greene Jr. of Branchville. Very much an over screened area. Located in New Ellenton, a town in fact, created when the Bomb plant took the entire town of Ellenton, S.C. for its hugh site.

Contributed by MikeRogers

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Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 3, 2011 at 9:17 am

It took the reporter from the Aiken Standard to find this Drive-in,I had no idea New Ellington ever had a Drive-in.Would love to find some old ads.

NYozoner on January 4, 2015 at 12:02 pm

Whiskey Rd & White Pond Rd South Carolina 29803

The above address will map accurately to the location of the drive-in, which is still clearly visible in aerial photos from 1971.

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