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Shadows of the Gullah Geechee

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The rotting hull of “Miss Shem Creek” rests atop the remains of “Marvin’s Pride” near the docks of Benny Hudson Seafood. In the distance, several more boats are in varying degrees of decay at the docks of the former Hilton Head Fishing Company. Fed up with long hours on the water and escalating operating costs, many shrimpers have scuttled their boats and left them to perish.