Bank History of Horry County
1893 - 1988
Bank of Carolina - Conway Branch; 1889-1893
Bank of Conway, Conway, South Carolina - Organized June 1, 1893; Nationalized as First National Bank in March, 1910; Merged with Conway National Bank in 1914
Bank of Horry, Conway, South Carolina - Organized June 5, 1903; Nationalized as Conway National Bank in 1914
Bank of Loris, Loris, South Carolina - Organized June 24, 1907; Failed April 16, 1923
Conway Savings Bank, Conway, South Carolina - Organized January 1, 1910; Merged with Conway National Bank January 1, 1934
Bank of Little River, Little River, South Carolina - Organized November 4, 1910; Purchased by Conway National and liquidated February 15, 1928
Farmers State Bank, Aynor, South Carolina - Organized September 13, 1914; Liquidated April 18, 1916
Planters Bank, Aynor, South Carolina - Organized September 13, 1913; Liquidated January 17, 1916
Farmers and Merchants Bank, Conway, South Carolina - Organized November 13, 1913;Closed January 24, 1916
Peoples National Bank, Conway, South Carolina - Organized in 1914; Citizens and Southern National Bank February 3, 1969
Bank of Aynor, Aynor, South Carolina -organized April 4, 1916; Closed October 1, 1930
Farmers Bank, Loris, South Carolina - Organized 1919; Closed between October 1, 1931 and September 30, 1932; Reopened and merged with National Bank of South Carolina in 1974
Burroughs Bank and Trust Co., Conway, South Carolina - Organized in 1920; Sold to Conway National Bank and business discontinued in 1925
Myrtle Beach Bank and Trust Co., Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - Organized in 1937. Name changed in 1954 to First National Bank of Myrtle Beach; Merged with South Carolina National in 1961.
Horry County National Bank, Loris, South Carolina- Organized August 1963; Merged with Southern National Bank of N.C. March 31, 1986.
Anchor Bank, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina- Organized in 1974
Waccamaw State Bank, Surfside Beach, S.C. - Organized September, 1980; Merged with Anchor Bank October 2, 1987.
1st Atlantic Bank, Little River, South Carolina- Organized February 7, 1986
Horry County State Bank, Loris, South Carolina- Organized December 1987.
The Independent Republic Quarterly
Summer 1989, Pg 21
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