Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Greenville & Columbia RR / Belton



Marker ID: SCHM 4-36
Location: at the Belton Area Museum, Belton Depot, 100 N. Main St., Belton, SC
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 31.317    W 082° 29.617
  34.52195    -82.49361666
Style: Free Standing **
 



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GREENVILLE & COLUMBIA RR

The Greenville & Columbia Railroad, founded in 1845, began construction in 1849. It reached Greenville in 1852, with a branch at this point to Anderson - the Blue Ridge Railroad. The town of Belt