Monday, January 31

Cheraw freight dock

cheraw freight dock, originally uploaded by Gene Bowker.
Here is a side view of the Cheraw Depot.. The loading dock area is in pretty bad shape as the bumper board has fallen.

I've learned since I took the photograph that the depot served as both a freight and passenger depot for the Seaboard in Cheraw.

SCL Seaboard Coast Line Railroad Passenger Schedules, Effective April 26, 1970 Example of a SCL Passenger schedule from the late 1960's before Amtrak took over service.