I hope you enjoy and learn some history of this little known railway in South Carolina and Georgia,

the Charleston and Western Carolina Railway.

The sketchbook is new and evolving with my latest update on 29March 2014.

Click here for C&WC history.

Click here to begin your depot journey.

Please drop me an email with any comments, questions, or suggestions.Thanks!




Charleston and Western Carolina Railway, Augusta and Spartanburg Short Line, and Port Royal and Augusta Railway were trademarks of the CSX Corporation, but are now in the public domain.

I am not part of an agency, partnership, or joint venture with CSX Corporation. This web site is solely my work of history and commentary on these former railroads and the communities served by them.

© 2014 David Leaphart. Steel Wheel on Steel Rail Studio is my personal authorship identity. Every reasonable attempt has been made to identify the owners of copyrighted materials for permission purposes. In few situations this has proved

impossible. I will appreciate receiving information that will provide additional credits. I have made every attempt to be as accurate as possible and identify sources of information beyond that of myself. However, I assume no responsibility for any errors or omissions.

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