South Carolina Railroads - Georgetown-Pawleys Island Railroad


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Hagley Landing, SC

Pawleys Island, SC

Folks that used to go to Pawleys Island would ride the train to Georgetown. Then they crossed the Waccamaw River by ferry from Georgetown to Hagley Landing where they boarded a train for a two mile journey to Pawleys Island.

This railroad was known as the Georgetown-Pawley's Island Railroad (1902) and was owned by the Atlantic Coast Lumber Company. This made Pawleys Island a resort for the employees of the lumber company among others.

Towns on Route:

Hagley Landing

Pawleys Island

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