South Carolina Railroads - Raleigh & Gaston Railroad

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

R&G RR

1835

1840

1900*

Raleigh, NC

Gaston, NC
* 1900 - Acquired by the Seaboard Air Line Railway.
+ 1899 - Acquired the Chesterfield & Kershaw Railroad in South Carolina.
+ 1899 - Acquired the Georgia, Carolina & Northern Railway in South Carolina and North Carolina.
Click Here to read about this North Carolina railroad. This company never built any tracks in South Carolina.

Towns on Route in South Carolina (was the Chesterfield & Kershaw Railroad):

Cheraw

Patrick (1900)

Highhill (1898) > Middendorf (1900)

Lynchwood > Bethune (1900)

Cassatt (1900)

Camden

Towns on Route in South Carolina (was the Georgia, Carolina & Northern Railway):

SC/NC State Line

Osceola (1888)

Van Wyck (1889)

Catawba

Harmony (1889)

Edgmoor (1888)

Hicklins (1888)

Rodman (1889)

Chester

Sandy River (1890)

West Chester (1890) > Leeds (1892)

Fishdam > Carlisle (1891)

Ada (1900s)

Delta (1892)

Whitmires > Whitmire (1902)

Reynosa > Renno (1891)

Dover

Clinton

Milams (1886)

Mountville

Cross Hill

Lota

Saluca (1892)

Greenwood

Inka (1895)

Cana (1890s)

Abbeville C.H. > Abbeville (1895)

Watts (1892)

Dresden (1897)

Calhoun Falls (1892)

GA/SC State Line



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