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Salters Depot — Salters, South Carolina


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Salters Depot is located in the small unincorporated community of Salters in Williamsburg County. The depot dates back to the mid-nineteenth century, when it served as one of many South Carolina depots along the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad.

Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Contributor Linda Brown, who took the photo below, also shares this about the depot’s history:

It was built in the 1850s at the time the railroad came to Williamsburg County and served Salters for approximately 100 years. Salters was, of course, known for many years as Salters Depot or Salters Station. The late Charlie Walker, radio personality and columnist for the Kingstree News, never called Salters anything but Salters Depot, although he pronounced the last syllable of “Depot” as you would a cooking utensil.

Salters Train Depot

Linda Brown of Kingstree, 2013 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

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Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Salters Depot

Brandon Coffey of Charleston, 2016 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent


Salters Depot Info


Address: Glad Street, Salters, SC 29590
GPS Coordinates: 33.595778,-79.853690


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adam hamletNo Gravatar says:
November 16th, 2012 at 9:18 pm

I’m interested in buying the Salters SC railroad depot. If there is someone that can help me with this matter please contact at 843-372-3191 or email me at hamletadam@yahoo.com Thank You Adam Hamlet




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