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I began my tracing of the South Carolina Central, in Cheraw. Part one was virtually abandoned. Now to the second part, so I headed south the Hartville. This was at one third of the line from Bishopville to Florence. As I got off track (no pun intended) on my way into Hartville, I was using my smartphone's maps to just explore and find my way to the railroad. I found the railroad and turned right after crossing the railroad and to my surprised eyes was:
I headed east rather than heading south to Bishopsville. I came upon the yard and took these quick pictures:
For a future note: take the full day for both the Pee Dee River and a full day for the South Carolina Central.