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Edgemoor and Manetta Railway – Richburg, South Carolina

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The Edgemoor and Manetta Railroad ran in South Carolina from 1907 to 1975. It started in the community of Edgemoor and ended at Manetta Mills in Lando. This steam engine (known affectionately as Lil’ Dinky) was decommissioned in 1975 and was the last operating engine for this line. It is now on display in Richburg‘s city park.

Edgemoor and Manetta Engine 5

Ann Helms of Spartanburg, 2010 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Edgemoor and Manetta Railway Info

Address: North Main Street at Park Avenue, Richburg, SC 29729
GPS Coordinates: 34.717340,-81.018964

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One Comment about Edgemoor and Manetta Railway

Steve PattersonNo Gravatar says:
December 10th, 2017 at 11:05 pm

I grew up riding with my Granddad on #5 aka The Dummy. As a young boy growing up, it was a thrill to go to my grandparents for the summer and go to work with my granddad and bring the dummy up to steam and then build the train for the pull up to Edgemoor. Those were the fun days.

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