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Port Wentworth is a city in Chatham County, Georgia, USA. The population was 5,359 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Port Wentworth is located at 32°09′52″N 81°10′48″W / 32.164512°N 81.180087°W / 32.164512; -81.180087. Within the city limits are the localities of Meinhard and Monteith.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.5 square miles (43 km), of which, 16.5 square miles (43 km) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km) of it (0.18%) is water.
On Thursday, February 7, 2008, an explosion at the historic Dixie Crystals sugar plant, established in 1916 on Oxnard Drive, killed 14 people and injured at least 40 others. The victims ranged in age from 18 to 56. This horrific blast could be heard as far away as Levy, South Carolina, where it shook house walls. The accident brought Port Wentworth national and international notice, and was widely reported in European and Asian media.
As of the census…

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Skateboarding is a recreational activity, an art form, or a method of transportation. Skateboarding has been shaped and influenced by many skateboarders throughout the ages. A 2002 survey and study by American Sports Data discovered that there were 18.5 million skateboarders in the world. 85 percent of…