South Carolina Railroads - 1860

Railroads already operational prior to 1851:

+ Branchville & Columbia Railroad.
+ Camden & Branchville Railroad.
+ South Carolina Railroad.

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Railroads completed between 1851 and 1860:

+ 1852 - Charlotte & South Carolina Railroad.
+ 1852 - Kings Mountain Railroad.
+ 1853 - Cheraw & Darlington Railroad.
+ 1854 - Greenville & Columbia Railroad.
+ 1854 - Wilmington & Manchester Railroad.
+ 1855 - Laurens Railroad.
+ 1855 - Spartanburg & Union Railroad.
+ 1856 - Charleston & Savannah Railroad.
+ 1856 - Northeastern Railroad.
+ 1859 - Blue Ridge Railroad (leased by Greenville & Columbia RR)

Railroads chartered between 1851 and 1860, but not operational as of 1860:

+ 1854 - Savannah Valley Railroad.
+ 1857 - Port Royal Railroad.

Railroads chartered between 1851 and 1860, but no evidence they were ever constructed:

+ 1851 - Pendleton Railroad.
+ 1852 - Lancaster Railroad.
+ 1852 - Savannah River Valley Railroad. 1854 - re-organized as the Savannah Valley Railroad.
+ 1853 - Newberry & Chester Railroad.
+ 1853 - Branchville & Savannah Railroad.
+ 1853 - Wateree & Hamburg Railroad.
+ 1853 - Columbia & Hamburg Railroad. 1858, second charter. 1863, re-organized as the Columbia & Augusta Railroad.
+ 1856 - Greenville & French Broad Railroad.
+ 1856 - Air Line Railroad. 1870, re-organized as the Atlanta & Richmond Air Line Railway.
+ 1857 - Cheraw & Coal Fields Railroad. 1868, re-organized as the Cheraw & Salisbury Railroad.
+ 1858 - Georgetown Railroad. 1879, renamed to the Georgetown & Charlotte Railroad.
+ 1859 - People's Railroad.
+ 1859 - Chester & Newberry Railroad.

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